A visit to the museum enables you to visit the Sala Ala De Pesos Y Medidas or the 'Hall of Weights and Measure'. On exhibit are more than 20 scales, each with a fine precision of its own ad still in mint condition. Also with this you would find manuals that helped further in use of these weights.
Arts & Museums
- Nearest Train: Bus: 2312, 2314, 2321, 2322, 2324
- Venue Description:
In 1974, Dr. José Luis Goti Iturriaga, then head of the Bilbao Medical Science Academy, was a strong advocate of creating a medical museum. Five years later, the Medicine and Sciences Museum was inaugurated on the Universidad del País Vasco (only 12km from Bilbao). The collection includes more than 8,000 tools and devices used in cardiology, ophthalmology, radiology, etc. An old operating room, lab and office. There are also more than 7,000 specialized books on medicine and sciences with a noteworthy collection of documentation and iconography.