Arch crowned at its top has a sculpture of a bronze lion monument this monument is a neoclassical style with Doric columns, it is considered one of the greatest symbols identifying Leon, Guanajuato, Mexico located on the promenade of the Causeway heroes at the entrance to the downtown area, is located on a roundabout, which has a small fountain floor,... 更多
This is the center piece of what Leon is famous for shoes boots leather items. Where almost everyone you meet has a family member who has some credible relationship with this industry of Calzada. This monument to the industry is a must see when visiting the city. The area is close proximity to Centro de Convenciones.
This arch was built in 1896 and it is the symbol of this up coming city. The original lion on top was made out of concrete. It was later changed for one made out of bronze in 1958. The main avenue goes across and around this monument and the avenue has very nice trees in both sides and it's name... 更多
Another arch in a traffic circle but marks the end/beginning of a tree lined walk with benches connecting to the Sagrato Corazon and then the historic center, mercados, plaza major, etal.
Lovely arch and both sides have lovely roads with nice trees on each side. Sort of like Mexicos version of Frances Arc de Triumphe. Makes for a nice entrance and exit into the town of Leon.