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University of Guanajuato

Calle Lascurain de Retana Centro 5, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 732 0006
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The Steps and the architecture are wonderful!

The Steps and the architecture are wonderful! On one of my recent trips to GJO I had the pleasure... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2014
Wonderful building

the view of the stairs are incredible and the building is jewel of architecture, a must if you go... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2014
Queretaro City, Mexico
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This prestigious university was constructed to blend in with the rest of the city.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Calle Lascurain de Retana Centro 5, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 732 0006
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Reviewed 19 November 2014

The Steps and the architecture are wonderful! On one of my recent trips to GJO I had the pleasure of walking up the impressive stairs that lead up to the University. It makes you almost imagine that you are walking in Imperial Rome or something...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2014

the view of the stairs are incredible and the building is jewel of architecture, a must if you go to Guanajuato

Thank leoncioreyes
Reviewed 9 November 2014 via mobile

What a great Mexican campus Be certain you have good walking shoes This town is full of great surprises and is a tourist delight Hire local student and enjoy tunnels

1  Thank DRHIND
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Very nice location in historic Guanajuato, very nice students running about and beautiful buildings. We were there for Day of the Dead and all the kids had dressed up and were parading their skeletons around. Great Fun!

1  Thank cindynor41
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 7 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 13 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
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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.