Visiting Balmaseda is getting immersed in a rich and varied cultural heritage. Its museums and monuments combine all the tradition and modernity that makes the first town of Bizkaia a place that transcends borders.
Time seems to ally with Balmaseda. Its past of medieval and railroad reminiscences is complemented with its present commitment to its history and its roots and future priceless legacy.
Balmaseda’s leisure offer delights young and old. La Pasión Viviente, the Mercado Medieval, or San Severino’s festivity with its popular contest of Putxeras are some of the essential events of the town.