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Mercado de la Ribera Market

  • View of the exterior of the Ribera market, Bilbao ©Turespaña

    View of the exterior of the Ribera market, Bilbao ©Turespaña



Architecture and civil engineering


Siglo XX


Pedro de Ispizua


Calle Ribera, s/n
48005 Bilbao
Vizcaya - Bizkaia, Basque Country
Vizcaya - Bizkaia

Telephone+34 944790695

Fax+34 944790695


It was built in 1929 and covers 10,000 square metres, making it the largest indoor market in Europe.

This unique produce market is in the heart of the Old Town, alongside Bilbao Estuary. It has an eclectic, monumental style, although its character is markedly functional. Inside there are no columns. It is a completely open space and its illumination takes on special importance. The sunlight enters from above and filters through the floors, which are built in a translucent material, providing natural light throughout the building. Outside, the Mercado de la Ribera (riverbank market) has a variety of art deco ornamentation, combining windows, lattice windows, floral decorations and other decorative elements. It is outstanding not only for its beautiful windows, but also for the excellent variety of fish and seafood on sale.

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8:00 AM to 2:30 PM

Tuesday to Friday

8:00 AM to 2:30 PM

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM


8:00 AM to 3:00 PM



Free admission

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