The town’s iconic laminated steel viaduct was opened in 1864 and weighs 18,000 tonnes. There is a difference in vault levels of 34 metres, and it’s 289 metres long in total. Its location imbued it with strategic value: the railway joining Irún and Madrid crossed this viaduct, so it became a connecting point between the port of Pasaia, Aragón and Castilla. It operated until July of 1995, when it was replaced by a concrete structure placed parallel to the viaduct.

Tourist Office Ormaiztegi

Zumalakarregi museum

Opening time:
March-October: Monday – Saturday 10:00 – 14:00 / 16:00 – 19:00 | Sunday 10:00 – 14:00
• November-February: Wednesday – Friday 10:00 – 14:00
• Weekends, Easter Week and public holidays 10:00 – 14:00 / 16:00 – 19:00
• Guided tours: Saturday. Sunday and public holidays 11:00 Basque, 12:30 Spanish and 17:00 language depending on visitors
Languages: Euskera, Castellano, English, Français
• Normal:  3 €
• Reduced fare: 1,5 € (students, groups, pensioners, unemployed people, members of Kulturgune Bastero Andoain, members of Nekatur, eusko ikaskuntza and hirukide)
• Free: every Thursday, children under 10 and members of Betizu.
Address: Caserío Iriarte Erdikoa, Muxika egurastokia 6
Phone: 943 88 99 00


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