Bilbao, an industrial port city in northern Spain, is surrounded by green mountains. It's the de facto capital of Basque Country, with a skyscraper-filled downtown. It's famed for the Frank Gehry–designed Guggenheim Museum Bilbao.

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Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

art museum

Casco Viejo (old town)

medieval town

Miguel Unamuno Square

public square

Bilbao Fine Arts Museum

art museum

White Bridge

bright bridge

Ribera Market

large market

Dona Casilda Park

english garden

Moyua Square

public square

Santiago's cathedral

15th century

Yuso Monastery

UNESCO world heritage

Euskalduna Jauregia

concert hall

Basilica of Begona

16th century

Arriaga Theatre

opera house

Monastery San Millan

UNESCO world heritage

Maritime Museum


Euskal Museum

basque people

Palace of the Delegation

20th century

Azkorri Beach

beach, watersports

St. Nicholas Church

18th century

City Hall

19th century

Mallona Galtzada

stairs, view

Sacred Heart Church

19th century