Guggenheim Museum Bilbao over a body of water

Bilbao - Guggenheim Museum

Bilbao, the industrial and financial capital of the Basque Country, is situated between two ranges of hills on both sides of the River Nervion. The iron ore mines near the city were discovered by the Romans, who paved the way for the numerous foundries later built on both banks of the river.

Included in your cruise
  • Discover the modern face of Bilbao
  • Visit the Guggenheim Museum
  • Admire the exhibition of 250 contemporary pieces of art
  • Difficulty level

    Level 2: Easy

  • Duration

    4 hrs

  • Min. passengers

    N/A

  • Booking Code

    INCL-BIC1

  • Notices

    Comfortable walking shoes recommended. Please kindly note that Guggenheim Museum close on Mondays. *Guggenheim Museum is opened from 10:00 am to 20:00 pm (the last entrance visit is at 19:00 pm).

Today, the city is undergoing a spectacular transformation, factories and port installations are being renovated into spectacular urban projects such as the ultra-modern and visually striking Guggenheim Museum, a jewel in the city's crown. The Guggenheim Museum is a museum of modern and contemporary art designed by Canadian-American architect Frank GehryThe museum was inaugurated on 18 October 1997 by King Juan Carlos I of Spain, with an exhibition of 250 contemporary works of art that you will have the opportunity to admire. 

Practical information:

  • Remarks/requirements: Comfortable walking shoes recommended. Please kindly note that Guggenheim Museum close on Mondays. *Guggenheim Museum is opened from 10:00 am to 20:00 pm (the last entrance visit is at 19:00 pm).
  • Walking information: At guests’ discretion at the museum. 
  • Wheelchair accessible: no.