Bilbao - information about the city

Bilbao (  /bɪlˈbaʊ/,  /bɪlˈbɑːoʊ/; [bilˈβao]; Basque: Bilbo, [bilbo] ) is a Spanish municipality, capital of the province of Biscay, in the autonomous community of the Basque Country. With a population of 353,187 as of 2010, it is the largest city of its autonomous community and the tenth largest in Spain. Bilbao lies within one of Spain's largest metropolitan areas; the comarca of Greater Bilbao has an estimated population of 875,552, making it the fifth most populated conurbation in the country.

Bilbao - tourist attractions

markerA Guggenheim Museum Bilbao The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao is a museum of modern and contemporary art, designed by Canadian-American architect Frank Gehry, built by Ferrovial, and located in Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain. It is built alongside the Nervion River, which runs through the city of Bilbao to the Atlantic Coast. The Gu... Guggenheim Museum Bilbao - photo

Relevant data

Geographical coordinates: 43.25, -2.9667
Approximate population: 353,187

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