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San Nicolás Church

  • View of the exterior of the church San Nicolás. Bilbao © Turespaña

    View of the exterior of the church San Nicolás. Bilbao © Turespaña

  

Category

Church

Date

Siglo XVIII

Style

Baroque
Plazuela de San Nicolás, 1
48005 Bilbao
Vizcaya - Bizkaia, Basque Country
Vizcaya - Bizkaia

Telephone+34 944163424

E-mailbicb@bilbaoturismo.bilbao.net

Websitehttp://turismo.euskadi.eus/es/patrimonio-cultural/iglesia-de-san-nicolas/aa30-12375/es/

This church, built in honour of the patron saint of sailors, adds to the charm of the El Arenal area.

Building work began in the mid-18th century (1743). The church is in mid-Baroque style with an octagonal floor plan. Inside you can see some excellent altarpieces and sculptures, also Baroque, by artist Juan de Mena.

Practical information

Timetables

 

Monday to Saturday

10:30 AM to 1:00 PM

5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Rates

 

Free admission

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Mar 22, 2019 to Sep 9, 2019

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Apr 12, 2019 to Oct 6, 2019

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Exhibition. A Backward Glance: Giorgio Morandi and the Old Masters

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