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Santxotena Museum-Workshop

Santxotena Museum-Workshop

The artist Xabier Santxotena, who studied under Jorge de Oteiza, was born into a family traditionally linked to wood crafts and is the creator of many exceptional pieces. His work can be viewed in this museum-workshop in the town of Artziniega.

 

The visitor can enjoy the collection in direct contact with the sculptor in a unique and exclusive experience that immerses the visitor in the world of art as if they were a sculptor. An original, unique museum format that leaves no one indifferent.

The facilities are adapted for the visually impaired with information in Braille and the lack architectural barriers allows those with reduced mobility to visit.

 

Location

Artziniega is 55 kilometres from Vitoria-Gasteiz, in the north of Álava, and 28 kilometres from Bilbao. From Vitoria-Gasteiz take the N-622 and the A-624, while from Bilbao it can be reached via the BI-636 and BI-2604, or the AP-68. Public transport and train can be used.

 

TALLER-MUSEO SANTXOTENA

   Barrio Barrataguren 
     Artziniega

 

 +34 945 396 664

 +34 605 717 857

 

  tlafragua@santxotena.org

 

   SATURDAYS

     From 11:00 to 13:30
     16:00 to 19:00.

 

   SUNDAYS

      From 11:00 to 14:00.

 

PRE-BOOK FOR VISITS OUTSIDE OF THESE HOURS.

ARTZINIEGA TOURIST OFFICE

   Arteko Aldapa, 12
     Artziniega

 

 +34 945 396 210

 

   TUESDAY TO SATURDAY

         From 11:00 to 14:00
        16:30 to 19:30.

 

   SUNDAYS AND HOLIDAYS

From 11:00 to 14:00.

 

CLOSED MONDAY (ALSO 25TH DECEMBER, 1ST AND 6TH JANUARY)