The art center of the Ortiz Gurdián Foundation is composed of two restored, colonial buildings. Each building houses different expositions of paintings, sculptures, images, and contemporary arts.
The first building shows pieces of art in a time path, beginning with artistic objects from the 16th century and ending with contemporary arts. In the second building you can find more exhibits of contemporary arts.
The objects are lent from several other art galleries. There are also works from artists who participated in national art bienales, including pieces from an Austrian school, an Ecuadorian school, and a Peruvian school.
The entrance fee:
- Foreigners visitors: US$2
- Nicaraguans: C$20
- University students with Id: C$10
- Teachers with schoolar group (up to 20 people): courtesy.
- Guided visit: C$30
Free entrance on Sunday
The center is in the old center of León, in the opposite corner to Iglesia San Francisco. From the Southwest corner of the central park, go 2 block to the West.