Bermeoko Turismo Bulegoa

Tourism

Fisherman´s Museum

Winter opening hours:

Tuesday to Saturday: 10:00 – 14:00 / 16:00 – 19:00

Sundays and public holidays: 10:00 – 14:00

Admission: standard ticket €3, reduced ticket €1.5 (for visitors aged under 26 and over 60). Admission is free for children under 12, and costs €1 per head for school groups. Guided tours for groups of 10 or more can be booked in advance, at a price of €1.5 per head plus a €10 group admission fee.

 

On the old harbour front in Bermeo stands the historical Ercilla tower house, which enjoys national monument status. Since 1948 it has housed the Fishermen’s Museum, one of the few museums anywhere in the world that is devoted entirely to the work, techniques, lives and working environment of fishermen. The exhibits featured include descriptions of the coastline and the fishing ports of the Basque Country, of the lives and customs of local fishermen and their guilds, and of the vessels and gear with which they have fished and sailed throughout history.

 

http://www.bizkaia.net/Kultura/Museos/pescador/index.asp?Tem_Codigo=3021

 

 

Turismo bulegoa

Lamera z/g

48370 Bermeo

Tel 94 617 91 54

e-mail: turismoa@bermeo.eus

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