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Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

Abandoibarra Et. 2, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 35 90 00
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American architect Frank Gehry is responsible for this architectural masterpiece: this fantastic chrome and metal creation houses a large collection of modern and contemporary art, a continuation of the Guggenheim legacy.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Abandoibarra Et. 2, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday

Interesting visit even if you're not that into art as the building is just so incredible! Easy to wander around without a formal guide. The bistro is wonderful too.

Thank TaniaThomas
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are traveĺling to Bilbao, certainly you heard about this wonderful museum. The architecture is stunning. When we were there in June, there was a temporary exhibition of end of 19th century French painters alongside many other more modern displays. It is not surprising...More

Thank Vejavi
Reviewed 2 days ago

Far and near, this Frank Gehry's designed museum does not disappoint - near the riverbank just outside of the museum are installations by big named artists that are worth visiting. Inside exhibition and permanent collection are less attractive with an expensive admission.

Thank r0wee
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Spent a couple of hours here and loved it. Costs 13 euros but only 7.50 euros for seniors, I used my Senior Railcard. It looks stunning from the outside and lots of glass and huge open spaces inside. Lots of modern artwork and sculptures to...More

Thank asocrates
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We loved our visit to the museum. Totally agree that the building is spectacular, but also really enjoyed the exhibitions too. The autoguidé isn't necessary, and in many ways distracts from experiencing the art. Very pleased to have had the opportunity to see this wonderful...More

Thank Ropata T
Reviewed 3 days ago

The museum building is, of course, unusual and visually stunning. The collections of the museum inside - not so much. Here the main attraction is the building itself and not the collections of the museum. It is a shame that such an architectural wonder is...More

Thank DincerP
Reviewed 3 days ago

The magnificent titanium glad Frank Gehry designed Guggenheim Museum was inaugurated in 1997 and dominates the bank on a bend in the Nervion River. From the exterior the building is a mass of different shapes, heights and angles and, on the exterior riverbank, has several...More

Thank westy54
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Guggenheim has been on our bucket list for quite some time. We are big fans of the architect Frank Gehry, and we slowly but surely have visited many of his buildings. Clearly the Guggenheim did not disappoint. It was even more stunning than expected....More

Thank Rick R
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have talked about going for a visit the past three times we went to Barcelona. So this year we decided to do a day trip and fly up to Bilbao to visit the Guggenheim Museum. The outside is beautiful. Loved the shapes and curves...More

Thank Craig D
Reviewed 4 days ago

A visit to the museum is a must, so much to see. The steel constructions were interesting. The old masters were lovely to view

Thank Daneander
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Glaswegienne
We will be staying in San Sebastián for a few days in May. It looks as if we could drive to Bilbao in not much more than an hour? How easy would it be to park near the Guggenheim?
6 April 2017|
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Response from rosa maria L | Reviewed this property |
Unable to answer your question as we were staying in Bilbao & did no use the car to the museum. However you may want to check on the Guggenheim Museum to see if they give you some information regarding parking. Insofar as... More
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I'm trying to decide if I should book a guided tour led by a person, or simply use the audio tour you get for free. Can anyone provide feedback on either experience? I love modern art.
19 March 2017|
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Response from calorblind | Reviewed this property |
The audio guide was very extensive. If you wanted to listen to every single one, you will easily spend 6 hours there. And they cover most of the famous paintings. The audio guide are included in the ticket no extra charge
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CookieSR
We will be coming to Bilbao by cruise ship and would like to know the distance from port to museum and the best way to get there.
17 March 2017|
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Response from B9331DZdavids | Reviewed this property |
Probably on the metro
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