Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral, Leon

4.7
Also known as the "House of Light,” Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral was built on the site of Roman baths. Myriad styles of painting and architectural craftwork decorate the interior, including alabaster sculptures dating back to the Renaissance and a grand rose window that casts warm light over a spot in the cathedral where it is said that justice was imparted. The museum shelves inside the cathedral hold over 1,500 items of sacred art, some of which date back to prehistory. Arrange your visit to Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral and discover more family-friendly attractions in Leon using our Leon holiday planner .
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  • Impressive cathedral very well explained by the guide. You can't be in Leon and not see the cathedral
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  • Worth looking at from the outside, as if from the inside! Fantastic building. Unfortunately closed at noon.
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  • The Catedral is beautiful, at the end of Calle Ancha you will find it . Is one of the Catedral with more stained glass word wild. You can appreciate it’s beauty from different a angles. With nice bars nearby .
  • A must see. The stained glass windows and gothic style is beautiful.
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