Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

Top 1% of attractions in Bilbao
9 / 10

9 expert reviews

“Modern, mind bending, and mentally interactive, the Guggenheim Museum is one of the must-do experiences of Spain.”

– Afar Magazine

Concierge Concierge
"Traveling to Bilbao without stopping at the Guggenheim is like going to Paris and skipping Notre-Dame."
Frommer's Frommer's
"The building itself is its most important exhibit, and guided tours inevitably focus more on the architectural wonders than on the changing art galleries." Full review
Fodor's Fodor's
"The Guggenheim, with its eruption of light in the ruins of Bilbao's scruffy shipyards and steelworks, has dramatically reanimated this onetime industrial city." Full review
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"The first glimpse of Guggenheim Bilbao’s rippling titanium walls in 1997 was a game-changer. Never again would paintings be displayed in humdrum hallways." Full review
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
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"Some might say, probably quite rightly, that structure overwhelms function here and that the Guggenheim is more famous for its architecture than its content." Full review
It’s also possible to organise private group tours with advance request in Spanish, English, French and German, among others.
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