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University of Guanajuato

Calle Lascurain de Retana Centro 5, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 732 0006
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Great Architecture

I visit the University of Guanajuato and I found the real Mexico. This University is at the center... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2014
Hans S
Canton of Lucerne, Switzerland

one of the most prominent structure in Guanajuato town area. a good place to unwind on its steps on... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2014
Manila, Philippines
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This prestigious university was constructed to blend in with the rest of the city.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Calle Lascurain de Retana Centro 5, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 732 0006
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Reviewed 3 November 2014

I visit the University of Guanajuato and I found the real Mexico. This University is at the center of the City (like any University should be). I was looking for the faculty of Languages and it´s behind this building. The teachers are incredibly and I...More

1  Thank Hans S
Reviewed 27 October 2014

one of the most prominent structure in Guanajuato town area. a good place to unwind on its steps on a not so sunny day after going around the many callejons of Guanajuato town. we had a filling and delicious mexican lunch at the restaurant just...More

Thank mvsobrepena
Reviewed 11 October 2014

Protesters are not allowed at the university, but we got to see a few on the steps dof the university. The architecture is beautiful, you wont miss it as you walk through town.

Thank Miroslava M
Reviewed 8 October 2014

We reached after 4 pm on the first day and hence, it was closed. Main building closes for tourists at 4pm. So, keep this in mind. It is a huge, green cantera stone picturesque building with impressive Moorish architecture. The world-famous Cervantino Festival of Guanajuato,...More

1  Thank SuyashChopra
Reviewed 27 September 2014

The steps are beautiful for views and exersize but use the opportunity to walk inside, watch the old library and the museum, art exhibitions, the old fantastic doors and architecture, the wandering students and professors, Sometimes they show movies and other activities for free that...More

Thank IverHamar
Reviewed 14 September 2014

The famous steps of the university are so glorious that with every step it feels as though you are getting closer to heaven! I would definitely recommend going there! it is a close walk from the Hidalgo theater and a close walk from the basilica...More

Thank alexanderofjesus
Reviewed 7 June 2014

I saw lots of advertisements for Language courses. That was something that was of interest to me. But I was only a vacationer with a few days here. This city is so fascinating. The former river beds which are now a maze of roadways intrigued...More

1  Thank DavidJJ
Reviewed 27 May 2014

the stairway led to a spectacular view of the city. it also was a nice walk. the university itself was old, well maintained. very nice

Thank oneeddy1
Reviewed 15 May 2014

I arrived with a college class, we ranged in age from 20-60 yrs of age. We toured the school briefly, but it was nice to see students walking about, studying. The campus also had a nighttime showing of a horror show, avail for a small...More

1  Thank Sparklypixiedust
Reviewed 22 April 2014

This university is famous because of its beautiful architecture, both outside and inside. It doesn't takes you too long to take a walk and take some photos. It worth.

1  Thank HitGirl07
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21 July 2015|
Response from Alejandro R | Reviewed this property |
It's a wonderful place to visit and study. The steps are part of the fun. Time to get into shape. Try the Pipila.