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Artium

Calle Francia 24, 01002 Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
+34 945 20 90 00
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Intertesting collection of modern art

Interesting collection of modern art - some excellent some difficult to see as art - I guess that... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
Gary T
Modern art

This was a great modern art museum. The audio guides were complimentary and in English! When you... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2016
Allie T
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Richmond, Virginia
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  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
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28 Jul 2016
“Intertesting collection of modern art”
19 Apr 2016
“Modern art”
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 14:00, 16:00 - 21:00
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Calle Francia 24, 01002 Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

Interesting collection of modern art - some excellent some difficult to see as art - I guess that is what modern art is about.

Thank Gary T
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

This was a great modern art museum. The audio guides were complimentary and in English! When you walk in there is an amazing piece that acts as a wind chime when the door opens. Not really hands on but I could see older children enjoying...More

Thank Allie T
Reviewed 13 November 2015

The museum has a very nice and modern building. The lobby has a big aerial sphere made of plastic bottles. I was in a conference in the auditorium and the meeting rooms are comfortable.

Thank Carm2912
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Artium turned out to be much more interesting & enjoyable than the Guggenheim in Bilbao. With the Guggenheim it is all about the architecture of the building, the exhibitions are disappointing. Here the architecture of the building is also interesting if not as visually exciting...More

2  Thank suzziej
Reviewed 1 October 2015

An unusual art museum. Not my cup of tea. The building was worth a visit, although 2 of the galleries were closed when I visited, their was a reduced entrance fee.

1  Thank GrahamGrape
Reviewed 8 August 2015

The museum has three large chambers that house temporary exhibitions and a few permanent items. It is not as pompous and overbearing as Guggenheim museum in Bilbao, but even has some "backwater" feel to it, especially if you visit during the workdays.

Thank Delta-Z
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

The main part of the collection is formed by installations. Inspiring modern art that influences your mindset. The staff is friendly and helpfull.

Thank Ronald B
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

Specialises in Basque art with an emphasis on special exhibitions so can be hit and miss depending on what's on at the time you visit. Impressive entrance hall with magical glass themed sculpture/chandelier which was mesmerising, and an impressive Miro wall tile mural.

Thank anonKingston
Reviewed 28 December 2014

I loved my whole trip through Basque country. It was full of surprises and this was one of them. Whilst I did enjoy the Guggenheim, the exhibition was a let down, I asked some locals and they advised me to visit the Artium. I wasn't...More

Thank Landanguy
Reviewed 3 August 2014

Very fine modern art collection and interesting museum. Large collection of contemporary spanish art.

Thank AriHelsinki
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