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Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

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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.
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Abandoibarra Et. 2, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have talked about visiting for several years and we were worried that we would be disappointed. However it was fantastic, what an architectural master piece. Also the exhibitions fantastic. Two fantastic exhibitions at the same time plenty of room as well, not like you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank francophone1000
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great museum, nicely located by the Nervion River. Outstanding modern architecture and nice collections of paintngs by Picasso, Monet, Van Gogh and other great artists. Don't miss it when in Bilbao. I stronglt recommend it!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gosia M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Before coming here, I wasn't a big fan of Modern Art. Don't get me wrong, I absolutely love architecture, and Frank Gehry is one of my all-time favourites. I just didn't get abstract art and the idea behind it. Now that I've seen some of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mark H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great great great Amazing building and collection. Allow time to see this incredible site inside and outside

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FrequentFlier688801
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great museum, great artist, good combination. Great giacometti pieces in one show, gootcombi ation with thetwistedspaces in bilbao guggenheim. Still love the Serra installations in the atrium most. Walking thoughwith la vie en rose by louis armstrong the mood changes to good or even superb...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 486samuelh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Speechless and overwhelmed. I love the place. One of a kind. I was a bit lost, at first. First it’s a bit difficult to find your way in this Museum. But once you have made it...

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ulrike011
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I still remember Pierce Brosnan jumping infront of the Guggenheim in The World Is Not Enough. The Building is Spectacular during the day and during the night and there is nothing like it in the world.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank swissmanagement1
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not a fan of modern contemporary art ,but I was curious to see the masterpiece of deconstructivism of Frank Gehry . In my opinion the building in itself is the star of the city , mind -boggling array of curves ,it seemed to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mireille b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing museum. From the time you get there. The art begins before you enter the building. Give it enough time to take everything in.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DulceL672
Reviewed 1 week ago

If anywhere in this region how can you not visit the Guggenheim museum. It is a must!! The Koons flower dog is quite the presence

Date of experience: March 2018
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Maggie E
29 September 2018|
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Response from dorygeo | Reviewed this property |
O ...but it makes it an easy entry
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xxvonneyxx
19 September 2018|
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Response from Kevin W | Reviewed this property |
You can save a whole euro booking online. I had mixed views of the pieces on view - some were excellent but I didn't really enjoy quite a lot of it.
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OzzrenPBJ
19 September 2018|
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Response from bfvermont | Reviewed this property |
We arrived in the morning on a weekday and did not have to wait to purchase tickets. However, if you arrive in the afternoon or on a weekend I suspect there would be a queue as it is a popular sight. I think the ticket price... More
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