Euskal Museoa Bilbao Basque Museum

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The Euskal Museoa, often known as the Basque Museum, is a museum found in Bilbao, Spain. Its mission is to preserve the history and culture of the Basque Country while also promoting and exhibiting it.

Over 50,000 objects, including relics, papers, pictures, and works of art, are housed in the museum's collection, which focuses on Basque history and culture.

Explore the exhibitions:

The museum has several permanent and temporary exhibitions that showcase the culture and history of the Basque Country.

Euskal Kultura (Basque Culture): This permanent exhibition is a comprehensive overview of the culture of the Basque Country. It covers various topics, including language, traditions, clothing, and daily life.

Euskal Erresuma (Basque Kingdom): This exhibition explores the history of the Basque Kingdom, a medieval state that existed in the region. It includes artifacts, documents, and other items related to the kingdom's history.

Euskal Artea (Basque Art): This exhibition features artworks by Basque artists, including paintings, sculptures, and prints. It showcases the diversity and creativity of the region's artistic traditions.

Euskal Landareak (Basque Landscapes): This exhibition presents the natural beauty of the Basque Country through a collection of photographs and other visual materials. It showcases the region's diverse landscapes, including mountains, beaches, forests, and more.

Attend a workshop or event:

The museum often hosts workshops, lectures, and other events related to Basque culture and history. You can participate in cooking classes, language lessons, or art workshops.

Visit the gift shop:

The museum has a gift shop where you can buy souvenirs and other items related to Basque cultures, such as books, clothing, and artwork.

Relax in the cafe:

Euskal Museoa (Basque Museum) has a cafe called 'El Café del Museo' (The Museum Cafe) located on the ground floor of the museum. The restaurant is a great place to take a break and relax while visiting the museum. It offers a variety of drinks and snacks, including coffee, tea, sandwiches, pastries, and other light refreshments.

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    2 hours

Address of Euskal Museoa Bilbao Basque Museum

Plaza Miguel de Unamuno, 4, Bilbao, Spain

Opening & Closing time of Euskal Museoa Bilbao Basque Museum

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