I inherited from my father an unavoidable fascination for the Pulchra Leonina. From a very young age he made me know it and, before the porticoes or inside, he talked to me about the figures or the stained glass windows as if he were showing...

It is possible that, we Leonese people, do not know in what year it was built, or who ordered it to be built, which masters designed its towers, what evils it suffers or, not even, how many its magnificent and incomparable stained glass windows are....

Thanks to Gonzalo González Laiz, professor of Language and Literature and film critic from Leon, we propose you to discover the relationship between León’s Cathedral and the cinema; From the first “electro-mechanical projections” of films in the Pulchra after its reopening to worship in 1901...

An extraordinary space for worship The faithful of León and the pilgrims or tourists who want to participate in one of the daily masses or to confess in León’s Cathedral do it so in a beautiful chapel, the one of the Most Holy, which is accessed...

Liturgical story of the walnut jewel from León The choir of a religious temple is the place where the priests daily pray the liturgical or canonical hours. In León’s Cathedral, this space was built for the priests of the Cathedral’s Chapter and, exceptionally, for the placement...