Valverde de la Virgen


Virgen del Camino Basilica


Contact details

Av. Astorga, 87
24198  La Virgen del Camino, Valverde de la Virgen, León  (Castile-Leon)
vcamino.es@dominicos.org
http://virgendelcamino.dominicos.es
Tel.:+34 987300001
Fax.:+34 987302031

Location

León

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Description

Built in 1961 on an old 17th-century church, it was designed by the Dominican architect Fray Francisco Coello of Portugal. On its facade, the sculptor José María Subirachs created 13 images in the Modernist style. The church's Baroque altarpiece contains a Virgin dating from the middle of the 18th century.

  • Construction: Shrine
  • Artistic period: Contemporary
  • Historic period: 20th Century

Practical information

Schedule

  • From Monday to Sunday From 09:00 to 20:30

Prices

  • Admission free

Map



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