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Azkuna Zentroa

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Address: Plaza Arriquibar, 4, Bilbao, Spain
Phone Number: +34 944 014 014
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7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Description: Cultural Center
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Amazing renovation of old space. Worth a visit.

Phillippe Starck designed the interior, including the wonderful feature of being able to stand three stories beneath a long swimming pool and watch the swimmers through its glass... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

Phillippe Starck designed the interior, including the wonderful feature of being able to stand three stories beneath a long swimming pool and watch the swimmers through its glass floor. Another of many examples of Bilbao purposely appealing to the "creative class."

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Enschede, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

While walking around the neighborhood without a fixed path, I found this special place, mixture of library, bars and restaurants with a nice rooftop. The environment in the late afternoon was very special with its dark interior... Worth visiting

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Bilbao, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Beautiful on the outside...jawdropping on the inside. Explore every level, you never know what's around the corner!

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

This outstanding refurbished wine store is a must-see if visiting Bilbao. The new inner brick structures are supported by 43 fantastic pillars, each one different. Also an excellent large open area for music or performances and unusual view of the rooftop swimming pool (from underneath). Rooftop terrace bar is a great place to relax after wandering around the town. No... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

The store is huge and has been completely gutted and re made with 43 amazing columns downstairs and exhibitions, swimming pools upstairs. We went to 2 free exhibitions which were pretty weird - especially in Spanish!

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Stumbled all over Bilbao and eventually fetched up here. It's an amazing remodel of an old building done so creatively. It could do with some sort of formal explanation of what the space is about, though. I still have no idea . . .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

The terrace upstairs the building is very nice ,during winter they have hitting up lamps our some like that so you can enjoy fresh air without freezing! I do not remember if they serve food but the drinks are excellent! Also the glass pool is very nice!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

Clearly a référence in term of modernization. The buildings inside are like suspended upon séries of different columns. It is worth having à glance inside.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

This is a very cool building. The columns here represent a different culture around the world. There is a pool up top which you can see from the inside of the building. A number of restsurants and shops are located here. Grab some pintxos or a glass of beer and wine to help wind down.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

It's an amazing concept. Upkeep the old building shell and put a new building in and under it. The 43 colums on ground floor to support is are pieces of art each. The people of Bilbao may be greatful for this gift to them. One little complaint only: it was not easy to find the door that gives access to... More 

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