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Casa-Museo Leon y Castillo

Calle Leon y Castillo 43-45, 35200, Telde, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 69 13 77
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Certainly worth a visit

We thought Telde was a nice quiet authentic town. Visited the Plaza San Juan and the church there... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2017
Hennie100
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Rijswijk, The Netherlands
Nice place to visit!

The building itself is a beautiful example of how Canary houses were built at the end of the XIXth... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2017
BeRR25
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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
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The Casa-Museo León y Castillo, cultural center and museum, situated in the historic and artistic San Juan and San Francisco Telde City, was created in 1954 by the Cabildo Insular de Gran Canaria, as a tribute to Fernando de León and Castillo, I Marquis del Muni, and his brother John, Project Engineer of Puerto de La Luz.
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Calle Leon y Castillo 43-45, 35200, Telde, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed April 14, 2017

We thought Telde was a nice quiet authentic town. Visited the Plaza San Juan and the church there. Were just in time because it closes at twelve o'clock. Just down the road from the Plaza you can find the Casa-Museo Leon y Castillo. It is...More

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Reviewed March 15, 2017

The building itself is a beautiful example of how Canary houses were built at the end of the XIXth century. It takes you back in time to see how the life of the Canarian politician Fernando León y Castillo and his brother Juan León y...More

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Reviewed December 10, 2016

We went to Telde on bus 80 from Las Palma's 2.3 euro each. The journey was 30 mins The museum contains interesting exhibits and is the former home of the Canarian politician who became the Spanish ambassador in France. Well worth a visit Good local...More

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Reviewed May 5, 2016

I've come to this city in search of guanchas artefacts, but there were none. So I've walked around the old town a bit - rather nice sleepy place but not to spend much time here.

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