The Gothic cathedral occupies the peak of León, "where the air is full of beauty", hiding the secret of its attraction in its fragility.   We usually tired men climb from the city to drink this freshness every night and to feel the stars in silence   These are verses of its...

Thanks to the initiative of Yovanna Blanco, we are able to present a selection of León’s Cathedral engravings —past or present— which demonstrate the mastery of the craftsmen. They were capable of hand-carving the reverse plane of pictures or letters in order to reproduce them...

The social work of León’s Cathedral (II)   The start of the hospital aid in León dates back to two humble 11th Century cathedral refuges. One of them began to help both sick pilgrims who arrived to León and anyone else in need: poor, elderly, outcast...

On August 28, 1844, the government of General Narváez —under the reign of Queen Isabella II—, decided to declare León’s Cathedral León as the first Na2onal Monument in Spain, in order to receive the financing of the so-called "Great Restora2on" of the temple. This statement...