tradicitions 
 
 
Holy week

One of the most important traditions is the Easter León.

The tradition of Easter Leon goes back to the sixteenth century, and ever since the thirteenth century there are reports of the Municipal Assistance Corporation "under clubs" to the solemn procession of the Holy Burial Officer in the late evening of Good Friday bid where the Virgin of Solitude, along with their laborers. Also the pen of Gustavo Adolfo Becquer described the amazing encounter between Dolores and San Juan, on the morning of Friday, at the edge of Old Consistory, in the Plaza Mayor. And is that Easter is inexhaustible Leon emotional moments and the beauty of its images.

Over ten days, from the spectacular start on the evening of Good Friday (20:00 h) of the Virgen del Camino, popularly known as the Market until the release of doves on Easter Sunday in the Plaza Cathedral, Leon and visitors share in this unique Easter user experience.

 
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