Chillida Leku
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Chillida Leku

The Chillida Leku museum has finally reopened its doors after several years (since 2011) due to disagreements between the Chillida family, who manage the place, and the Basque Government together with the Provincial Council. Today it is already possible to enjoy all the work of Chillida in this museum located in an incomparable place with…

Eureka Museum of Science
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Eureka Museum of Science

The Eureka Museum of Science (Eureka Zientzia Museoa ), is a museum belonging to the Kutxa community program. It was formerly known as Kutxaespacio, but it later kept Eureka as its name. The museum is located in the Miramón technology park. The Museum of Science is an interactive one where both children and adults can…

San Telmo museum
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San Telmo museum

San Telmo museum was built in 1900. At the end of the 19th century, several exhibitions took place in San Sebastián. Those exhibitions were a resounding success and, owing to it, it was seriously considered to build a local museum. In the beginning, its tight budget did not allow it to make any big acquisitions….

San Sebastian Aquarium
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San Sebastian Aquarium

San Sebastian Aquarium has the prestigious honor of being the first natural science museum that was founded in Spain. It was inaugurated in 1928 after three years of hard construction work. Around 1925, it was decided that it should be built at the end of the port, right where then newly-built promenade began. The Aquarium…

Naval Museum
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Naval Museum

The naval museum of San Sebastián is a small museum that pays tribute to the tradition and history of the basque maritimum heritage. It is located inside an old 18th century house which used to be a tower-house owned by the consulate, and it can be found in San Sebastián port, just before the Aquarium…