Huge star atop Sagrada Familia rekindles residents’ complaints

Source: Basilica de la Sagrada Familia
Source: Basilica de la Sagrada Familia

On Monday 29 November 2021, a huge 12-pointed star was installed on one of the main towers of the Sagrada Familia, the Guardian reported. Residents are unmoved by the latest addition to the Barcelona skyline.

However, their main anxiety is that the religious foundation in charge of the basilica will go ahead with its plan to build an enormous stairway leading up to the basilica’s as-yet-unfinished main entrance which, if fully realised, would entail demolishing three entire city blocks, dislodging about 1,000 families and businesses.

Read the full article on the Guardian website. And watch a video of the installation of the star below.