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Dipòsit de les Aigües

Imatge inicial
  • Year: 1874
  • Architects: Josep Fontserè y Antoni Gaudí
  • Renovation: 1999

This building was renovated by Lluís Clotet and Ignacio Paricio.

A former water tower in the shape of a hypostyle hall reminiscent of the Basilica Cistern in Istanbul. A labyrinth of arches rising 14 metres high offers a spectacular visual play on the history of architecture. It currently houses a large reading room of the UPF Library.