The Cristóbal Balenciaga Museum develops an ambitious programme of exhibits and events aimed at raising the profile of Cristóbal Balenciaga, highlighting his important role in the history of fashion and design, and his legacy on today's world of fashion. To this end, the Museum has designed a permanent exhibition to help visitors discover the keys to Balenciaga's work. Temporary exhibitions will also be organised. The exhibitions will be accompanied by other events such as classes, lectures and educational workshops geared to different audiences and aimed at enhancing the museum visit.
The Cristóbal Balenciaga Museoa collection consists of approximately 1.600 pieces and is not only the most extensive collection of Balenciaga creations in the world but also the most representative both in terms of quality and the time span covered. It undoubtedly takes pride of place among the most important fashion collections on the international scene today.