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Plaza Ernesto Erkoreka, 1, 48007 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 20 42 00
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

City hall is located close to the Nervion River, near the old town of Bilbao, in the North part of Iberian Peninsula. We see it in a guided tour in the old town, so we learn about the history of this place. It is beautiful...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a big imposing building where the official functions are performed and people stage their protests. Attractive architecture.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 4 September 2018

A massive neo-Baroque building loomed in front of us as we crossed the Puente del Ayuntamiento from the New to the Old Town in Bilbao. The structure turned out to be the City Hall, and it displayed a most imposing facade. Features included a grand...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Rumples
Reviewed 8 July 2018

This Victorian edifice standing at the edge of the Old town on the riverfront dominates this area. It's best seen from the bridge in front, which connects it with the new part of Bilbao.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank B1714D
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The City Hall of Bilbao located on Plaza Ernesto Erkoreka is a typical Victorian structure. The building is very impressive by the riverside. Reservation is necessary for entry inside the City Hall.

Date of experience: June 2018
Reviewed 2 June 2018

The City Hall to be found on the approach to the old town (casco antiguo) along the river - a very enjoyable walk in it's own right - it just ouzes character and style and can be appreciated from either side of the river. Do...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Steve T
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Very grand looking building, especially from across the river, located near Old Town and downtown, along transit. Demonstrations happen here.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Though I didn't enter one could see different parts each time you passed it.Our hotel was 50 mts away .Well worth a study and photo session.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Raymond T
Reviewed 13 October 2017

City Hall is on the north bank of the Nervion River near the "Ayuntimiento" (City Hall/ Council) Bridge. It's a reasonably handsome building but no Pllace of Westminster, though to be fair it doesn't disgrace the city either.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank observer2011
Reviewed 16 September 2017

You will pass this impressive building in your way to the casco antiguo (old town), A french style outside and inside it is worth a visit. You will need a guide to be able to visit the inside. You need to make a reservation if...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ricardo n
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