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University of Guanajuato

Calle Lascurain de Retana Centro 5, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 732 0006
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Nice gift shop

Id like to spend some time in the main building but didn't. its impressive looking and a lot of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
tomjet3
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phoenix
NEVER SAW UNIVERSITY ARCHITECTURE LIKE THIS

A stunning building, taking up the whole block. A fun little bookstore/gift shop. Students... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cowmeadow
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Columbus, Ohio
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This prestigious university was constructed to blend in with the rest of the city.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Calle Lascurain de Retana Centro 5, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Id like to spend some time in the main building but didn't. its impressive looking and a lot of activity nearby. the gift shop is really nice and good objects to purchase.

Thank tomjet3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A stunning building, taking up the whole block. A fun little bookstore/gift shop. Students, naturally, all around, which is an interesting category of people-watching of its own. Directly across the street is one of the few places in town to get postcards, and they are...More

Thank cowmeadow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The history of this complex of buildings makes it a must see when you visit downtown Guanajuato. The view is quite impressive from the top of the stairs in front of the newer portion.

Thank mail4cindyr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a Beautiful building but the steps are dirty. Great place to take family pictures. It is near Diego Rivera house and Museum.

Thank mcorno
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were here to the Guanajuato International Film Festival, this was one is the venues. When you visit Guanajuato, this building is a must. The view from above towards "El Pípila" is great.

Thank Arnoldo84
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A must to visit , the building itself and the surroundings are beautiful And interesting , safe place to walk around and reach " teatro Juarez" A lot of good vibe and teenage environment they would love it !

Thank Sergio U
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Having studied Spanish here I can attest to what the locals in Guanajuato say...U of GTO is one of the best universities in Mexico.

Thank Christopher A
Reviewed 7 July 2017

The university area is surrounded by small cafes and shops. Lots of retro and contemporary prints books pictures available.

Thank aandn2015
Reviewed 18 June 2017

You must just visit this place to see how majestic it is!!!All these steps and architecture just takes your breath away!!!

Thank FlyingSquirell
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We viewed the outside of the university. It is beautiful to see from the town center's garden. To enter there is a cascade of multiple steps to climb.

Thank jimsnelling
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peddler665
21 July 2015|
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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.
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