Bilbao Museum of Bull-Fighting

The Bullfighting Museum in the Vista Alegre bullring in Bilbao was opened on 9 June 1995.

The function of the Bilbao Bullfighting Museum is essentially educational. It comprises
eight general sequences of the History of Bullfighting.

The texts are illustrated with over a hundred photographs, heads of famous bulls, bullfighters outfits and other items including the costume of the picador Egaña, a sword used by “Cocherito”, the cape of “Costillares”, as well as books and models of former bull rings in Bilbao…

Bilbao Museum of Bull-Fighting

General Details

Director:Javier Aresti
Address: Plaza de Toros Vista Alegre. Calle Martín Agüero, 1. 48012. BILBAO
Telephone: 944 44 86 98


November – March: 10am - 2pm
April - October: 10.30am - 1pm / 4pm - 6pm
Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays: closed

Complementary Services

Guided tours


General: €3

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