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University of Guanajuato

Calle Lascurain de Retana Centro 5, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 732 0006
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Really nice

went there with some friends, though we only sat on the steps, admire the beauty and took some... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dani M
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Mexico City, Mexico
A beautiful building

It is a very beautiful building with too many stairs to climb. You would be happy with your picture... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mohamed S
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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
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Reviewed 3 days ago

went there with some friends, though we only sat on the steps, admire the beauty and took some pictures it sure was worth the walk on the burning sun!

Thank Dani M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It is a very beautiful building with too many stairs to climb. You would be happy with your picture there.

Thank Mohamed S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An iconic feature of Guanajuato that should be visited. I recognized the steps leading up to the university in a scene from the film “Once Upon A Time In Mexico”. If it was good enough for Antonio Banderas, it was good enough for me!

Thank Petatlan2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are 2 entrances to the building; you can walk up the outdoor stairs or you can walk in through 2 other entrances on the ground floor (same side or around the corner). The outside architecture is gorgeous; the interior is nothing fancy or special,...More

2  Thank chicago90Phoenix
Reviewed 9 December 2017

It's worth walking up the beautiful limestone stairs from the street. Once you get to the top, ask reception about taking the tiny elevator to the "fourth floor," which is just down the hallway. From the 4th floor terrace, the view is spectacular!

Thank Quakeup
Reviewed 26 October 2017

who goes to Guanajuato city and does not visit the University?? It is a beautiful building, and a picture in its iconic steps is a must!

Thank David and Magda S
Reviewed 24 October 2017

The steps and original building were built in the 1700s. In 1950, the addition to the right of the steps was added. Classes are no longer held here; it is an administration building. A large white screen hangs at the base of the steps, and...More

1  Thank Helen711
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

This is very nice architectonical piece of art, so it is worth seeing in the downtown. Try to get a glance also inside the building and you will be surprised.

Thank haanahh
Reviewed 4 October 2017

the architecture and the history of this University is what worth the most. you can not miss it, walk in thier alley , it is beautiful

Thank FaridaGK
Reviewed 18 September 2017

The architecture of this sprawling place is very interesting. I did not inside any of the buildings, but still enjoyed it.

1  Thank luke47
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peddler665
20 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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