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Diocesan Museum of Religious Art (Bilbao)


Amazing silver

This museum is located in the Encarnación Church, a historical Dominican convent, dating back to the early16th century.

The Diocesan Museum of Religious Art can be found in the convent cloister, and its fascinating display is well worth a visit. The collection includes magnificent silver pieces, as well as vestments and ornaments created between the 16th and 20th centuries and other historical objects like sculptures, paintings and ceramics. It also features a library specialising in religious art. The church has a gothic interior, while the façade is in the Renaissance style.

Diocesan Museum of Religious Art (Bilbao)

Plaza de la Encarnación, 9B

48006  Bilbao, Bizkaia  (Basque Country) Tel.:+34 944320125
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