Contact details

Plaza San Marcelo, 5
24003  León  (Castile-Leon)
Tel.:+34 987292530
Tel.:+34 987292712



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Social headquarters of the Caja España

Antonio Gaudí started the project of this building in 1891 commissioned by the fabric merchants of León.These business men had a relationship with the Catalan textile sector.Actually it was one of these Catalan business men, Carlos Güell, who recommended Gaudí as possible designer for the new Leonese textile headquarters.The result was a modernist building with a Medieval look.All business activity was carried out on the ground floors.The upper floors were reserved for residencesThe building was declared a Historic Monument in 1969.9. Today it is the social headquarters of Caja España.

  • Construction: Stately or noble house
  • Artistic period: Modernism
  • Historic period: 19th century

Practical information


  • From Monday to Friday From 08:30 to 14:00


  • Admission free


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