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Casa de Cultura de Barrainkua, Bilbao

Casa de Cultura de Barrainkua - Bilbao, Spain
Casa de Cultura de Barrainkua
5 Calle Barraincua, Bilbao, Spain 48009Map
+34 94 424 4934
Neighborhood: Plaza Moyua
Overview

This cultural centre houses within its walls an interesting treasure: The City Puppetry Arts Centre. The aim of this social centre is to promote puppetry theatre, and it sponsors various services and activities: It has a permanent collection of more than 300 puppets with a wide range of styles, origins and fabrication techniques.At the same time, it sponsors two temporary exhibitions every year on puppets or related subjects. They also have an impressive archive on puppetry arts and they organise seminars, round-table discussions, conferences and small theatre productions, as well as workshops on creating and developing puppets. Some of the other activities worth noting include, the poster competitions for the Bilbao Carnaval and the Semana Grande (Aste Nagusia) or Big Week festival which are on display in the exhibition hall.

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  • Type: Arts & Museums
  • Nearest Train: Moyúa
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