Bullfighting Museum

An attractive journey through the history of bullfighting

The Bullfighting Museum of Santander, inaugurated on 24 July 1998 by the Countess of Barcelona, María de las Mercedes de Borbón y de Orleans, stands as an authentic sanctuary for lovers and aficionados of bullfighting, offering a captivating journey through the memories and essence of this tradition in the city. Strategically located in the heart of the Coso de Cuatro Caminos, this venue becomes a living testimony to the intimate relationship between Santander and the world of bullfighting.

Visitors are immersed in a universe where bullfighting costumes sparkle with the echo of past deeds, capes evoke the grace and skill of bullfighting, posters show the rich history of bullfighting events that have marked the cultural life of the city, as well as paintings, engravings and ticket collections. Each object on display tells a story, an emblematic moment that reflects the passion and devotion rooted in the cultural fabric of the region.

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It is an opportunity to understand not only the technique and art of bullfighting, but also to explore the roots and identity of Santander through this centuries-old tradition.

For more information about this museum, please call: +34 942 332 289.