León Museum was opened in 1869 in the Monastery of San Marcos, being the headquarters until 2007, when its headquarters moved to the building Palladares maintaining the Monastery of San Marcos near the Villa Roman Navatejera in the town of Villaquilambre annexed museum.
León Museum, the oldest museum in the province shows us the history through their exposure
León Museum tries to convey to visitors the history, heritage and culture of the province of León, through exhibits made in the field of archeology, ethnography and history of art found in the province of León .
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The permanent exhibition of León Museum show the history of the province in a chronological manner through their cultural achievements and findings, which are vertebrate in different areas of knowledge, and can also follow a chronological path.
In the space of Prehistory, we can see stone objects from the Paleolithic and the Neolithic, we may well see the same objects from the Bronze Age and the Idol Tabuyo Mount and utensils of the first and second Iron Age, that show the evolution of increasingly complex societies.
Museum visits can be made every day of the year except Mondays which is closed.
Ticket price: 1,2€
More information on the León Museum museodeleon.com
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