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Biblioteca Central de Bidebarrieta

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23 Feb 2018
“Beautiful interior”
29 Oct 2017
“Stunning ”
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Calle Bidebarrieta Kalea 4, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

Lovely interior building that we stumbled across more or less by accident. Worth looking out for it if you're in Bilbao.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful building often missed by tourists. Very easy to find. Absolutely stunning stained glass. Free entry

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Fully functioning library is a real jewel that many people pass by as they walk around the Casio Viejo. A mistake. The glass windows, the second floor huge lecture hall, auditorium all date back to the 1880s.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

I've come here many times to study and have always found a quiet spot to sit and read. Walking in, you feel like you're taken back in time. You can't help but wonder around on the entry floor and upstairs - such a beautiful building...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

Very modern library, makes you think you have gona back in time. Beautifully decorated and as a sense of solitude toward it.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Kieron D
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Found some good genealogical resources. Some of the tomes behind closed doors and the librarian on duty seems rather reticent to permit exploration...but eventually she will allow - take it with a grain of humor.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank mfoncerrada
Reviewed 2 March 2016

We discovered this attraction accidentally while we were walking in the old town. The building looked interesting from the outside, and we were pleasantly surprised to see how beautiful the interior is when we went inside. It is well preserved and maintained. If I lived...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

If you're in the Casco Viejo, it's worth a quick visit to see the lovely interior. The stair case leads up to a beautiful stain glass window and the study room is impressive.

Date of experience: February 2016
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