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Casa Museo Leon & 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 15 April 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 15 March 2017
BeRR25
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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
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The Leon y Castillo House Museum is a museum institution belonging to the Cabildo of Gran Canaria Museum Service and it is located in the birthplace of the Canary politician Fernando Leon y Castillo who lived between 1842 and 1918. The House Museum invites you on a tour through a cultural enclosure which contains the personal legacy of the brothers Fernando and Juan Leon y Castillo, consisting of personal items, artwork and important bibliographical and archival documentation.
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Calle Leon y Castillo 43-45, 35200, Telde, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 15 April 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 15 March 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 10 December 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 5 May 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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