Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Bilbao
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For some local culture, check out the vast collection of works by Basque artists among the 8,000 pieces housed at Bilbao Fine Arts Museum. View paintings, sculptures, engravings, and applied arts spanning from the 13th century to the present. To find out more about the works on display, audio guides and guided tours are available. Visit the cafeteria for drinks and light meals. There is also a more upscale restaurant on site. Arrange your visit to Bilbao Fine Arts Museum and discover more family-friendly attractions in Bilbao using our Bilbao trip itinerary builder.
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  • If you like art is an essential stop. Personally the works exhibited here are better than the Guggenheim. Every time you change the temporary exhibition I come back to visit him. Wednesday the entrance is free.
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  • Great collection well worth a visit. Don't forget On Gernika, war and civitas on view at the top floor. 
  • An excellent collection of paintings, original building and courtyard. Interesting interactive Division for manufacturing of etchings
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  • One of the must see museums in Bilbao. A lot of quality art works if not all actually. Plus be aware there is a lot to see! I went to see a contemporary art exhibition and it was a nice balance between everything else displayed, I suppose, permanently.
  • A fantástic and unknow Bilbao museum. Really nice collection of pictures
  • Even better than the Gug, beautiful paintings by Basque artists.
  • A very interesting museum in Bilbao. Plenty of master pieces, it is worth a visit
  • Good temporary exhibitions, the permanent exhibition has great art too