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Artium

Closed Now: 11:00 - 14:00, 17:00 - 20:00
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If you love modern art, this is the place to go

I really enjoyed my visit to the Artium, this modern museum surprised me far away more than the... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
Markele H
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Dublin, Ireland
Visit the historical centre of Vitoria-Gasteiz.

For our visit to the historical centre of Vitoria-Gasteiz, we choose the underground car park who... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
hans-jaguar
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Santa Comba Dao, Portugal
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

I really enjoyed my visit to the Artium, this modern museum surprised me far away more than the Guggenheim itself. It is incredible it is not so well known and it is a bit hidden in an unknown location of Vitoria, capital of the Basque...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Markele H
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Please use my advise to save time and couple of Euro - do not go. IF you still decide to visit, go to their bar first and enjoy pinxos and wine, may be you decide to stay there ;-))) In general, really poor exhibition, not...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

For our visit to the historical centre of Vitoria-Gasteiz, we choose the underground car park who is under need the “Artium Museum” who is a contemporary art museum located in Vitoria-Gasteiz, the capital of the province of Álava in northern Spain. It was designed by...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank hans-jaguar
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This is an excellent museum of contemporary art. At the moment of writing this, the Liliana Porter exhibition is especially good. They also have a kind of meta-exhibition about their collection - great stuff!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Paavo V
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.

Date of experience: July 2016
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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

Date of experience: March 2016
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.

Date of experience: November 2015
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

Date of experience: October 2015
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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.

Date of experience: September 2015
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.

Date of experience: July 2015
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