Immerse yourself in the history and culture of León
Conveniently situated five minutes from the Poliforum Convention Center and a 20-minute drive from Guanajuato International Airport (BJX), the Radisson offers easy access to some of the León’s top attractions. Step back in time with a visit to Archivo Histórico y Museo de Arqueología, or get a taste of the region’s vibrant art scene with a visit to Casa de la Cultura or Teatro Bicentenario. Looking for some fast-paced, athletic excitement? You can catch a professional soccer match at Estadio León or a high-octane road race at the Rally Guanajuato Bicentenario.
Be sure to visit these nearby attractions:
- Altacia Mall
As the newest mall in the city, Altacia is the perfect place to find national and international stores, a movie theater, restaurants and a fast food area. It is also the first pet-friendly mall in Leon.
- Archivo Histórico y Museo de Arqueología (Historical Archives and Museum of Archaeology) - 5.3 km
This fascinating educational center houses ancient texts, art pieces and media items, making it an excellent spot for history buffs to learn more about the region’s past.
Phone: +52 (477) 716-7819 and 714-1849
- Casa de la Cultura (Diego Rivera House of Culture) - 5 km
As a hub of the area’s cultural community, this museum strives to advance artistic appreciation by presenting a stunning collection of artistic works and artifacts for residents and visitors to enjoy.
Phone: +52 (477) 716-4192
- Centro de Ciencias Explora (Explora Science Center) - 2.8 km
Explore the wonders of science with a visit to this entertaining center. From mesmerizing films in the IMAX Leonardo da Vinci Theatre to more than 270 fascinating exhibits in six themed rooms, the Explora Science Center offers interactive fun for all ages to enjoy.
Phone: +52 (477) 711-6711
- Estadio León (León Stadium) - 1.4 km
The host site of the 1970 and 1986 World Cup championships, this sports stadium now serves as the home of Club León, the popular Mexican Primera A football (soccer) team. With a capacity of more than 31,000 seats, the venue also holds special events throughout the year.
- Leather Zone (leather market)
More than 4500 stores surround the bus station with local producers where you can find shoes, jackets, pants, purses, belts and more, all confectioned on leather. This market is to 15 minutes by walk from the hotel.
- León Zoological Park - 10.5 km
Spend the day exploring wildlife from around the world—from leopards and jaguars to lemurs and bears—when you make a trip to this family-friendly zoo.
Phone: +52 (477) 210-2335
- Museo Nacional de la Piel y del Calzado (National Museum of Skin and Footwear) - 1.6 km
The leather-manufacturing industry plays an important role in the León area’s economic history, and this national museum delves deeply into the considerable cultural influence of leather and shoe fashions.
Phone: +52 (477) 711-5210
- Outlet del Calzado Mulza - 4.5 km
Only 10 minutes from the Radisson, this expansive outlet mall features more than 500 of the top brands in the footwear industry. A visit to this impressive collection of stores is the perfect way to outfit your family’s feet with the latest fashions.
- Parque Metropolitano de León (Metropolitan Park) - 9.9 km
This 832-acre park is an ideal place to escape the bustle of the city and enjoy a bike or boat ride. It is also the site of the annual hot air balloon festival.
Phone: +52 (477) 717-4410
- Poliforum León Congresos Y Exposiciones (Exhibition and Conference Center) - 750 m
This expansive convention center is only minutes from the Radisson and hosts a wide range of business, recreational and cultural events in León.
Phone: +52 (477) 710-7000 67
- Rally Guanajuato Bicentenario
Spanning four days and multiple countries, this exciting road race roars through León during early March, drawing racing fans and spectators from around the globe.
- Teatro Bicentenario (Bicentenario Theatre) - 2.0 km
Renowned architect Augusto Quijano set out to design the best theater in Latin America, and Teatro Bicentenario stands as a testament to his skill and dedication. This magnificent theater is now one of the leading sites for opera, music, stage productions and dance.
Phone: +52 (477) 104-1105