Arts and Cultural
Since 2010 and the national celebrations commemorating the second centennial anniversary of Mexico's independence, the Bicentennial Theatre has provided the performing arts with a venue of impeccable technical functionality and aesthetic harmony. Enjoy dance, opera, theatre and musical performances here. Special events and programming for children are also offered.
Guanajuato Museum of Art and History
Discover and explore the history of man through exhibits, classroom activities, multimedia and more. Visit the monumental sculpture of San Sebastian by artist Ricardo Motilla, located in the museum's entryway.
Points of Interest
Explora Park Science Center
One of the first of its kind, this museum offers workshops, exhibitions and interactive exhibits dedicated to the study of universe. Guests delight in science cinema at the IMAX 3D theatre onsite. The center also has a cafeteria and gift shop for added convenience.
If city life feels too hectic at times, escape to Metropolitan Park and its 260 hectares reserved for recreation, sports and nature. Ride bicycles, smell the roses or have a picnic. Boat rentals and children's games are available for hire inside the park.
Leon is an important destination for business learning and development. The exhibition and conference center is host to industry expositions, retail fairs, conventions, and professional conferences.
Triumphal Arch of the City of Leon
This heroes' arch was commissioned in 1893 to mark the 83rd anniversary of the Independence of Mexico. Originally built from wood and plaster, it now includes a pedestal, vases and the sculpture of a lion, all fashioned with cement, rebar, bricks and bronze.
Find trendy retail shops and restaurants in this modern shopper's paradise.
Centro Max Shopping Center
A bright and modern galleria, this mall offers clothing, accessories, electronics and gift stores, as well as salon and food court.
If you love shoes - and to shop for shoes too, then you will want to visit this shoe outlet, featuring hundreds of brands of quality discounted footwear.
Sports and Entertainment
Enrique Fernandez Martinez Sports Centre
Equipped for practice and competition for every sport from football to swimming, this athletic complex also offers training and facility rental. Choose from wrestling, karate, diving, boxing, aerobics, tennis, yoga and even chess!
Visit Nou Camp, a mid-sized football stadium with a seating capacity of about 28,000, and feel a rush of excitement as you cheer on the Club Leon. FIFA World Cup matches were held here in 1970 and 1986.
- Transport Julian de Obregon
- Chamber of Industry of the State of Guanajuato Footwear
- Ciudad Industrial
- Guanajuato Inland Port