Cultural tour to the whole Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao
If you are in Bilbao, you cannot miss the opportunity to participate in our cultural tour. We offer you a journey from the beginnings of the Guggenheim project to its current location, discovering the changes in the building plan and history. Then, we will get into the Museum to discover its rooms and exhibitions, knowing the main pieces of art.
What does it include?
- Specialized and local guide
- Ticket to the most emblematic buildings of the city and the museum.
- 1 person: 88 €
- Group from 2 to 15 people: 81 €/person
Bilbao is an industrial and port city in the north of Spain, surrounded by green mountains. It is the capital of the Basque Country and its downtown is full of skyscrapers. This city is known by its famous museum, Guggenheim Museum, designed by Frank Gehry, it caused the revitalization after its opening in 1997.
The Town Hall understands all its green areas as a main resource that improve the life quality and give more value to the city. Bilbao was for a long time the financial core of the Basque Country thanks to the commerce with Castilian products. It was’t until the 19th century when it suffered a huge development due to the iron mines and its industry, that promote maritime traffic, port activity and boat construction.
More about the activity
Guggenheim Museum is an architectonic project of the the american Frank Gehry. It represents a great example of the edgy architecture of the 20th century.
The museum is surrounded by amazing avenues and squares in a new state.
The square and main entrance are parallel with Iparragirre streets, one of the main streets that cross the city diagonally. You can walk around the whole perimeter of the Museum. It has different configurations depending on the perspective, also usefull for the artistic exhibition.
With every booking Xmigrations cleans 1kg of plastics from the beaches or plants a tree. You choose.