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Euskal Museoa Bilbao Museo Vasco

Plaza Miguel de Unamuno, 4, 48006 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 15 54 23
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History, history ...

This was a low key museum. You will enjoy this museum if you would like to know the history of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
New York, United States
Chock Full of Artifacts

I really enjoyed this museum, but I have a soft spot for ethnographic museums. The signage is in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Average14%
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Plaza Miguel de Unamuno, 4, 48006 Bilbao, Spain
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+34 944 15 54 23
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a low key museum. You will enjoy this museum if you would like to know the history of Bilbao and Basque area.

Thank KipperMisty
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed this museum, but I have a soft spot for ethnographic museums. The signage is in Spanish and Basque, but there is a free guide book in English. Really, you don't need the guides, just wander and look at the artifacts. The irony,...More

Thank gozer87
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, it covers history of the Basque region from prehistory to modern times, but labels are only in Spanish and Basque and for foreign tourists it would be nice to understand a little more about the context for a lot of the exhibits, and I...More

Thank Cr0nanC
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Small museum with some interesting history in what would have been a splendid palace. We particularly liked the vitrines about the vanished word of the Basque shepherds and the well displayed mock ups of interiors, the tools of the time (fierce wolf and fox traps)...More

Thank zazu2012
Reviewed 16 April 2017

A definite feel-good place because it's in a beautiful old building. Tip: Don't miss the courtyard for great photos! It's so well presented that 30 min or 4 hours are possible. There are 3 floors of exhibits but a quick view of the guide, presented...More

Thank Poohmum
Reviewed 30 March 2017

My dad was of Basque ancestry. This was a great museum for me to visit and learn about the Basque people. Also you get to see the giant figures that go out on parades during festivities.

Thank Rickina
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This is a small but really interesting museum about the history of the region and its people. It is located in the old town (casco viejo) and can easily be missed.

Thank Eaglespro
Reviewed 12 February 2017

It was free the Thursday we went & if you visit the Casco Viejo, it's well worth seeing. The building itself is interesting & they have filled all floors with some great displays. The top floor has a detailed model of the region with was...More

1  Thank Da-ndy1989
Reviewed 26 December 2016

visited before we were heading back to the airport. It was an interesting small museum. Not expensive 3 euros entrance. three floors of exhibits and artefacts to view. Not bad

Thank DellG231
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Well worth a visit... filled with details about the history and culture of Bilbao. Nice building, nice artefacts, interesting exhibits.

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