9 Sights in León, Spain (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in León, Spain. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 9 sights are available in León, Spain.

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1. Casa Botines

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The Casa Botines is a Modernist building in León, Spain designed by Antoni Gaudí. It currently houses a museum dedicated to Gaudi, Spanish art of the 19th and 20th centuries, and the history of the building itself.

Wikipedia: Casa Botines (EN)

2. Teatro Emperador

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Theatre of the Emperor, designed by Madrid architect Reverend Manuel de Cardenas in 1949 in collaboration with Reverend Gonzalo de Cardenas and Francisco J. Sanz, which opened in 1951, is an important and iconic Spanish theatre in the capital of Leon, located in a wide area of the city and protected by municipal regulations of 1980. The building was a cinema and recreation room from its opening until 2006, when it was open to the public. Three years later, in 2009, the theatre was acquired by the State Administration with the aim of placing the National Centre for Performing Arts and Historical Music in it. However, the project was unsuccessful and theatres continued to close.

Wikipedia: Teatro Emperador (ES)

3. Museo de León

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Located in Santo Domingo Square in Leon (Spain), the Lion Museum is the oldest museum in the province, dedicated to telling its history through archaeology, art and ethnology. It was founded in 1869, and while it was built by the activities of the provincial Lions Monument Committee against the backdrop of a 19th century thaw, it has been inside the famous Pallar é s building in the city centre since 2007. It also has two attachments: the Roman Villa Navatejera in the town of Navatejera and the former monastery of St. Mark (Lion), which is the museum's historic site.

Wikipedia: Museo de León (ES)

4. Antigua Estación de FF.CC. de León

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For many years, North Station has been the main railway station in Lion City, Spain, located in Castle and Lion District. The facility is located on Astorga Street on the Benesgar River. There are first-class public services nearby, such as courts, fire stations or bus stops. At present, the station has been shut down, and various work is being carried out to adapt to the underground and high-speed arrival of the railway.

Wikipedia: Estación del Norte (León) (ES)

5. Convento de San Marcos

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Convento de San Marcos José Luis Filpo Cabana / CC BY 3.0

The Convento de San Marcos was a convent in León, Spain, that is today an operating luxury parador hotel. It also contains a consecrated church and museum, and is one of the most important monuments of the Renaissance in Spain. It is one of the greatest architectural jewels of León, together with the Cathedral, the Basilica of San Isidoro and la Casa Botines. It has a highly ornamental plateresque facade.

Wikipedia: Convento de San Marcos (EN)

6. Parque de Quevedo

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Quevedo Park is a 48,042-square-meter Spanish city park located in the cruise area of the city of Leon. Its main entrance is at Avenida de quevedo and there are four additional entrances, two at Avenida de la magdalena and two more at Calle Riosol. Each entrance is marked with winter, summer, telephone numbers of interest and recommendations and bans for all users of the park.

Wikipedia: Parque de Quevedo (León) (ES)

7. Iglesia de San Marcelo

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with other unique buildings in León that share its visual space: Pallarés Building, Casa Botines, Consistory Viejo and Palacio de los Guzmanes. This church is the seat of the Brotherhood of the Seven Words of Jesus on the Cross and the Brotherhood of Santa Marta and the Holy Supper.

Wikipedia: Iglesia de San Marcelo (León) (ES)

8. Catedral de León

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The Cathedral of Santa María de Regla de León is a temple of Catholic worship, episcopal seat of the diocese of León, Spain, consecrated under the invocation of the Virgin Mary. It was the first monument declared in Spain by Royal Order of August 28, 1844.

Wikipedia: Catedral de León (España) (ES)

9. Basílica de San Isidoro y Panteón Real

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Basílica de San Isidoro y Panteón Real Nacho Traseira / CC BY-SA 4.0

The Basílica de San Isidoro de León is a church in León, Spain, located on the site of an ancient Roman temple. Its Christian roots can be traced back to the early 10th century when a monastery for Saint John the Baptist was erected on the grounds.

Wikipedia: Basilica of San Isidoro, León (EN)

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