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Catedral de Santiago

Plaza Santiago 1, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 15 36 27
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  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
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Plaza Santiago 1, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
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+34 944 15 36 27
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1 - 10 of 129 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Another beautiful Catedral with Gothic features being the dominant style. Located in the heart of the old town area and only 3 blocks from the tram stop.

Thank GKP46
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I always make a beeline for cathedrals when I go anywhere new. No-one really knows why, as I am not particularly religious the rest of the time. There was a nice little cloister in here and it was a peaceful retreat from the bustling streets...More

Thank Joanna F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even turns away Catholics wanting to pray if they don't want to pat the 5 € fee. Nice looking Church but I oppose churches that charge. We go to a lot of churches on our trips and always say a prayer or two or meditate....More

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely old cathedral with houses still built on the exterior walls. Interior with interesting gold altar piece

Thank dggstj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family of five went to Saturday evening Mass at this church. It lasted only 40 minutes. The church was beautiful so we did return another day. When we paid the admission to the nearby Cathedral San Anton, the admission price covered both churches and...More

Thank 5Travellers1263
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in Bilbao's Old Town area, the church is a beautiful example of Gothic-style architecture. With numerous recessed altars and tombs, there is also a small interior cloister that offers a serene setting. While the entry fee is reasonable, I was all the more delighted...More

Thank DP49
Reviewed 21 August 2017

My wife and I saw this beautiful Gothic church and enjoyed all the details of the church. We also went to the cloister and saw the little garden there. It is a bit overgrown and the plants need trimming.

Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Well worth a visit. The small entrance fee grants you access to this building and San Anton Church. You get an audio guide when you first go in, which is interesting and insightful. You get the full history of the building and it's inhabitants. Highly...More

Thank 19Viajera89
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

One might almost miss the Cathedral (named after Santiago the Apostle, just like the more famous one in Compostela), hidden as it is in a very small square in between the bustling activity of the Casco Viejo. The architecture is gothic and the windows inside...More

Thank Benedetta G
Reviewed 24 July 2017

For a small entrance fee (kids are free) you get an audio tour of the chapels and icons. An escape from the nearby bustle!

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