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With teachers as protagonists, new education agents alone or with their students can participate in specific activities or long-term programs in cooperation with the Museum. In their own way or according to their interests, or needs, or to the time available.

Schools
  • Orientation Sessions | Activities - Learn | Guggenheim Bilbao Museoa

    Orientation Sessions

    To plan your visit with the help of the Education Team at the Museum.

    • From 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Elementary/High School. Admission: Free.

    Thomas Struth. Figure Ground: October 8 (Basque) and 10 (Spanish)
    Soto. The Fourth Dimension: October 22 (Basque) and 24 (Spanish)
    Masterpieces from the Collection of the Kunsthalle Bremen: November 5 (Basque) and 7 (Spanish)
    Olafur Eliasson: February 18 (Basque) and 20 (Spanish)
    Richard Artschwager: March 3 (Basque) and 5 (Spanish)
    Lygia Clark: April 21 (Basque) and 23 (Spanish)

  • Free Admission to Exhibitions | Learn | Guggenheim Bilbao Museoa

    Free admission to the exhibitions

    To visit our exhibitions at your own pace.

    • From 4:00 to 7:00 pm. Kindergarten/Elementary/High School. Admission: Free.

    Thomas Struth. Figure Ground: October 15 and 17
    Soto. The Fourth Dimension: October 29 and 31
    Masterpieces from the Collection of the Kunsthalle Bremen: November 12 and 14
    Olafur Eliasson: February 25 and 27
    Richard Artschwager: March 10 and 12
    Lygia Clark: April 28 and 30

  • Self-guided Tours | Learn | Guggenheim Bilbao Museoa

    Self-led visits

    A free program for teachers who want to plan their visit to the Museum on their own

    • Times: Tuesday to Sunday 10:30 am, 12:00 noon, 3:00 pm
    • School levels: Kindergarten/Elementary/High School
  • Audioguías | Guggenheim Bilbao Museoa

    Audio-guided visits

    Explore the Museum with your students using our audio guides.

    • Times: Tuesday to Friday 11:00 am, 12:30 am, 3:00 pm, 4:00 pm, 5:00 pm; Saturday and Sunday 12:00 noon, 4:00 pm
    • School levels: High School
  • Routes/Tours | Learn | Guggenheim Bilbao Museoa

    Routes/Tours

    Group visits guided by members of the Museum’s educational staff.

    • Tuesday to Friday 10:15 am, 12:15 noon
    • School levels: Kindergarten/Elementary/High School
  • Virtual tours

    If you cannot come to the Museum, you can take a virtual tour in real time from the classroom.

Creative Projects

Projects and experiences to strengthen curricular aspects in different high-school itineraries.

  • 4-5 sessions
  • High school
Proyecto educativo | Guggenheim Bilbao Museoa

Learning Through Art

An exclusive, innovative 20-session program bringing artists to schools to work on curricular areas

  • 20 sessions
  • Free
  • Primary school

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LEARNING THROUGH ART

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Tools and Resources
Printable kindergarten material

Help your kids (ages 3 and above) get familiar with the works in the Museum’s Collection, and with the architecture of the building. Print this material at school or request it at the Museum (Information desk). Hand it out with pencils to the children to work in the galleries. They can later add drawings, stickers, etc. in the Atrium or back in school.

Suggested exhibition itineraries

Suggested itinerary for the exhibitions

 

Online Teachers’ Guides

Teachers’ guides on the exhibitions, including questions, photos, videos, and links for educators to plan their own visits.

Free Courses on iTunes | Guggenheim Bilbao Museoa
Free Courses on iTunes

iTunes U courses on the works and artists in the Museum Collection, where students work on their iPads or mobile phones in activities monitored by their teachers.