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Fundación Vela Zanetti

Fundación Vela Zanetti Review

Hidden away just north of the cathedral is this contemporary art museum, constructed using minimalist wood beams and glass panels inside a 15th-century mansion. Zanetti was a 20th-century Castilian artist with a penchant for warm tones. Some of his portraits recall El Greco. The art and structure both make for a pleasant surprise.

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  • Address: Casona de Villapérez, C. Pablo Flórez s/n, León, 24193 | Map It
  • Phone: 987/244121
  • Cost: Free
  • Hours: Sept.–June, Tues.–Fri. 10–1:30 and 5–8, weekends 5–8; July and Aug., Tues.–Fri. 11–2 and 6–9, weekends 6–9
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  • Location: León
Updated: 06-13-2013

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