Search results

Showing from 1 to 24 from 41 results



  • Museum of Fine Arts. Vitoria.

    Art | Museums


    … Paseo Fray Francisco de Vitoria, 8. 01007. Vitoria-Gasteiz. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) http://www.alavaturismo.com. Basque Costumbrism and Spanish art in the 18th and 19th centuries. Set in the Conde de Dávila house-hotel, built in 1912 by architects Luque and Apraiz. Its style is inspired in R…

  • La Hoya Settlement Museum. Laguardia.

    Art | Museums


    … Ctra. Elvillar s/n, (a 800 metros de Laguardia). 01300. Laguardia. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) E-mail: museoarqueologia@alava.net. http://turismo.euskadi.eus. Travel back to the Bronze Age. This museum was built in 1986 to compliment visits to the archaeological site, which dates from the first …

  • The Fournier Card Museum. Vitoria.

    Art | Museums


    … Calle Cuchillería 54, (Palacio de Bendaña). 01001. Vitoria-Gasteiz. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 945181920 | http://www.alavaturismo.com. The origin of playing cards. Set in a 16th-century building, Bendaña Palace, this is the world's most important museum of playing cards. The museum d…

  • Artziniega Ethnographic Museum. Artziniega.

    Art | Museums


    … Calle Arteko Aldapa 12. 01474. Artziniega. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) E-mail: artziniegamuseoa@euskalnet.net. www.artziniegamuseoa.org. A magnificent collection of traditional tools. Situated next to the Nuestra Señora de la Encina Sanctuary, the Ethnography Museum has an important collection o…

  • Artium Museum. Vitoria.

    Art | Museums


    … Calle Francia 24. 01002. Vitoria-Gasteiz. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) www.artium.org. The maximum expression of creativity. The museum takes a look at modern art from its beginnings through to the present day. This outpouring of creativity is explored through the movements, artists and key works…

  • Basque Traditional Pottery Museum. Legutiano.

    Art | Museums


    … Barrio de Ollerías 9. 01510. Elosu. Legutiano. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) www.euskalzeramika.com. An outstanding collection of ceramics. This museum is located in an old pottery workshop, and aims to exhibit traditional ceramics and the age-old profession of the potter. The most highly-prized p…

  • Arms Museum. Vitoria.

    Art | Museums


    … Paseo de Fray Francisco 3. 01007. Vitoria-Gasteiz. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) E-mail: museoarmeria@alava.net. http://www.alavaturismo.com/es/ficha.php?id=121. War through the ages. This museum provides an overview of the evolution of offensive and defensive weapons throughout history. Weapons, …

  • Álava Archeological Museum. Vitoria.

    Art | Museums


    … 01001. Vitoria-Gasteiz. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) E-mail: bibat@alava.net. http://www.alavaturismo.com. Álava and the city of Vitoria. The museum is distributed over three floors, with items from the Palaeolithic era, the Iron Age, the Roman world, and and an extensive selection from medieval …

  • Quejana Museum. Ayala-Aiara.

    Art | Museums


    … Quejana 26, (Valle de Ayala). 01477. Quejana. Ayala-Aiara. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) http://www.alavaturismo.com. The history of the Ayalas. This museum, which forms part of a medieval ensemble, reflects the history of the House of Ayala. The collection is in one of the wings of an old palace.…

  • Gastronomic Basque Museum. Laudio-Llodio.

    Art | Museums


    … Plaza Maestro Elorza 11. 01400. Laudio-Llodio. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 944034940 | http://www.alavaturismo.com. The art of Basque cuisine. This museum is located in Zubikoetxea, in a stately house on three floors, surrounded by gardens. It is also headquarters of the Basque Gastron…

  • Oiasso Roman Museum. Irun.

    Art | Museums


    … Calle Eskoleta 1. 20302. Irún. Irun. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) E-mail: info-oiassomuseo@irun.org. http://www.irun.org/oiasso. Oiasso Museum. Through a range of objects, the museum offers an idea of life in the old Roman city of Oiasso. The Oiasso Museum is located in Irún, 21 kilometres…

  • San Telmo Municipal Museum. San Sebastián.

    Art | Museums


    … Plaza Zuloaga 1. 20003. Donostia-San Sebastián. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 943481581 | E-mail: santelmo@donostia.org. www.museosantelmo.com. Heritage of the Basque Country. A multi-disciplinary centre set in an old 16th century convent. The museum is divided into three sections…

  • Basque Railway Museum. Azpeitia.

    Art | Museums


    … Calle Juián Elorza 8. 20730. Azpeitia. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 943150746 | E-mail: museoa@bemfundazioa.org. www.bemfundazioa.org. A point of reference in Europe. The exhibition includes 79 railway vehicles of all types. This museum in the old station at Azpeitia includes a n…

  • Cristóbal Balenciaga Museum. Getaria.

    Art | Museums


    … Aldamar Parkea, 6. 20808. Getaria. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) http://cristobalbalenciagamuseoa.com. A series of costumes and designs show the career of the brilliant Spanish couturier, Cristóbal Balenciaga. Situated in his hometown, Getaria, it is the first museum in the world dedicated …

  • Espacio Cultural Ignacio Zuloaga. Zumaia.

    Art | Museums


    … Calle Santiago Etxea s/n. 20750. Zumaia. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) E-mail: info@espaciozuloaga.com. http://www.espaciozuloaga.com. A tribute to this Basque painter. The museum also houses an important collection of paintings and sculptures by other artists. It is located in a lovely set…

  • Gernika Peace Museum Foundation. Guernica.

    Art | Museums


    … Plaza de los Fueros 1. 48300. Gernika-Lumo. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 946258608 | E-mail: museoa@gernika-lumo.net. www.museodelapaz.org. A symbol of peace. The aim of this museum is to disseminate and educate visitors in the principles and basic ideas of peace. Gernika represents…

  • Bilbao Museum of Fine Arts. Bilbao.

    Art | Museums


    … Plaza del Museo 2. 48011. Bilbao. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 944396145 | E-mail: info@museobilbao.com. www.museobilbao.com. The old, the new and the home-grown. The Museum of Fine Arts takes a journey through the general history of art from the 12th century to the present day. The…

  • Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao. Bilbao.

    Art | Museums


    … Avenida Abandoibarra 2. 48001. Bilbao. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) E-mail: informacion@guggenheim-bilbao.es. www.guggenheim-bilbao.es. A symbol of Bilbao. Designed by the American architect Frank O. Gehry, this avant-garde building is a magnificent place to display masterpieces of modern and…

  • Estuary of Bilbao Maritime Museum. Bilbao.

    Art | Museums


    … Muelle Ramón de la Sota 1. 48013. Bilbao. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 944425923 | E-mail: info@museomaritimobilbao.org. www.museomaritimobilbao.org. Life on the Estuary of Bilbao. The centre's exhibit area includes both the interior of the museum and the exterior, where the breakwa…

  • Bilbao Bullfighting Museum. Bilbao.

    Art | Museums


    … Plaza de Toros de Vista Alegre. 48012. Bilbao. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 944102474 | http://www.plazatorosbilbao.com/museo-taurino-bilbao-plaza-toros.asp.   It teaches about the history of bullfighting in Vizcaya. Some of the items in the exhibition include illustrations by Goya;…

  • Diocesan Museum of Religious Art. Bilbao.

    Art | Museums


    … Plaza de la Encarnación 9. 48006. Bilbao. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 944320260 | E-mail: eleizmuseoa@eleizmuseoa.com. www.eleizmuseoa.com. Museo Diocesano de Arte Sacro - Badalona Municipal Museum. Extraordinary silver. It is located in Encarnación Church, an old Dominican convent…

  • Aquarium - Sea Palace. San Sebastián.

    Art | Museums


    … Plaza Carlos Blasco de Imaz, 1. 20003. Donostia - San Sebastián. San Sebastián. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 943433554 | E-mail: info@aquariumss.com. www.aquariumss.com.   It offers an instructive tour of the marine world through a wide variety of fauna and flora. It has three ex…

  • Visitor Centre for the Way of Saint James. Orio.

    Art | Museums


    … Kale Nagusia, 17. 20810. Orio. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) http://turismo.orio.eus. It offers information on the Way of Saint James, its history and the destinations along the pilgrim route, with special emphasis on the section of the Way which runs through the Basque Country, both along …

  • Butterflies of the World. Irun.

    Art | Museums


    … Calle Larretxipi, 5. 20304. Irún. Irun. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) E-mail: aguirresarobe@telefonica.net. http://www.gipuzkoakomuseoak.net.   This is a chance to marvel at the beauty of over 7,000 specimens from all over the world.   This is a chance to marvel at the beauty of over 7,000 …


X Switch to mobile version