Cristóbal Balenciaga Museoa, Getaria

(4.2/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web)
Former home to the Marqués and Marquesa of Casa Torres, the mentors of Balenciaga during his lifetime, Cristóbal Balenciaga Museoa is situated on a hilltop overlooking Getaria. Inside the villa is the largest collection of Balenciaga pieces in the world, tastefully displayed in a space designed by Julián Argilagos. In addition to admiring the fine dresses draped on mannequins, you can sign up for embroidery workshops that teach adults how to execute the delicate work that gives Balenciaga's work its distinction. Register for the workshops on the museum's website before your visit.  Use our Getaria travel itinerary maker to visit Cristóbal Balenciaga Museoa on your trip to Getaria, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Interesting Museum. Worth the wait for the guided tour, since it takes advantage much more exposure. Our very competent and friendly guide. It gave us to understand the meaning of the work of Balenciaga and the Museum.
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  • To visit the Museum a little for joining wanted who see it u impressed me. The first thing is the building that is very interesting. I also was surprised both the permanent exhibition and the temporal. Very recommendable.
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  • It is a must-see in Getaria, the Museum is a spectacular glass building and dresses collection is impressive.
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