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a must in leon

fantastic cathedral.unique. one of the important churches on the way from burgosto santiago.de... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
1313Angelika
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Anif, Austria
Worth the money!

Very beautiful cathedral! You pay 6 euros and they provide the radio guide and a magazine with... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2019
Viktoria S
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Gothic-era cathedral of golden sandstone with soaring stained glass windows and richly decorated West portals.
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Plaza Regla S/N, 24003 Leon, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago

fantastic cathedral.unique. one of the important churches on the way from burgosto santiago.de compostella.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 1313Angelika
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

Very beautiful cathedral! You pay 6 euros and they provide the radio guide and a magazine with information. It was goergeous outside and inside! Defenitely worth it to visit!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Viktoria S
Reviewed February 14, 2019 via mobile

This is one of the most beautiful places in Leon. It's a must see. The place is spectacular. It's under construction now on the outside. This is one of the most beautiful cathedrals due to the stained glass.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

The church is very bom. I just had bad luck it was closed for some maintenance and i could not get inside

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mário F
Reviewed January 25, 2019

This cathedral is the reason we stopped is Leon, and it was absolutely worth the stop. The stained glass is equalled by that of Chartres in France - but not by any other cathedral I have seen. For such a beautiful cathedral it was surprising...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

Majestic, robust yet fragile, the new Leonese temple was inspired by the gothic style of the French Cathedral of Reims.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

Made in stone and built on top of the remains of a Roman thermal pool, start the construction in the XI century. When you are inside impress the view of the windows glass design, full of glorious colors representing religious beliefs and other geometrical forms...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

Visited this cathedral when I did the Camino De Santiago and was absolutely amazed at the size and beauty of this.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank jimblair2000
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Best cathedral ever visited. A real gothic treasure. Absolutely recommended. A must visit. Easy to visit. Don't miss the museum which is not very well published. Must get in through a corner door.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cenatorius
Reviewed December 22, 2018

This is a building worth visiting, It’s place in history is multiple. It is one of the finest cathedrals of its time. With some 2,000 sq metres of stain glass, the structural issues of the time are amazing (not to mention it was built on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David H
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