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Bilbao Fine Arts Museum

Museo Plaza 2 | Estación de metro de Moyúa., 48009 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 39 60 60
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The Bilbao Fine Arts Museum is an art museum located in the city of Bilbao, Spain. It is the second largest and most visited museum in the Basque Country and one of the richest Spanish museums outside Madrid. It houses a valuable and quite comprehensive collection of Basque, Spanish and European art from the Middle Ages to contemporary.
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  • Average7%
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Museo Plaza 2 | Estación de metro de Moyúa., 48009 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 39 60 60
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

A wide ranging collection, including many Spanish and Basque artists. Arranged in chronological order. I'm not a fan of the early pictures of martyrs and martyrdom, even though I'm sure they are significant artworks, but there's plenty more to see. The final section in the...More

Thank djna01
Reviewed 16 February 2016

excellent art museum, housing interesting and rare pieces of spannish art, very religously graphic at first veiwing gallery

Thank 73Johnboy52
Reviewed 12 February 2016

We spent a couple hours viewing the interesting collection at the Fine Arts Museum. They have a wide variety of items from modern art to old masters.

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 7 February 2016

The permanent collection at the Bilbao Fine Arts Museum is wonderful. This is a must see place when in Bilbao.

Thank Cristina B
Reviewed 5 February 2016

This museum had a really wonderful display of art from the old masters to the impressionists. Definitely worth the visit.

Thank RobinPitcher
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Wonderful museum with lots to see. Almost too much for one visit, we went for lunch and came back again. The cafeteria is very nice too and reasonably priced

Thank 341joanna
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed seeing some of the great flemish and basque painters represented. It really is a beautiful museum, I spent all day in it.

Thank Tom V
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

For me this museum better then guggenheim! More content and full of artwork!! Staff not as friendly as guggenheim they need to improve the service of the museum.

Thank Jessica P
Reviewed 27 December 2015

I was glad that I saw this museum before I went to the Guggenheim otherwise I might not have seen it at all. Many old world pieces of art are here and there is a classical look to the place. I really can't add much...More

Thank BarryWScharf
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

This gallery has a modern feel to it and when we visited they had the regular collection of outstanding masterpieces as well as more modern pieces. It's definitely worth a visit if you want to experience traditional art.

Thank epglondon
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