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University of Guanajuato

Calle Lascurain de Retana Centro 5, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 732 0006
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Family reunion

A must to visit , the building itself and the surroundings are beautiful And interesting , safe... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sergio U
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Excellent university

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

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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

Thank aandn2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

The work on display does change but I've been through the gallery twice and have been very impressed both times. The artists on display are all Mexican, although not always local. There are lots of stairs to climb and passages to go through so make...More

Thank CanadianCateG
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We walked by this beautiful University and we were WOWed! If you are in town, take the time to go in and learn about the history of it!

Thank OmarTZ123
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

this was my first stop in Guanajuato. from atop the steps you've got a great view off the city and the adjacent hill. beautiful building.

Thank 7,268
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Wow. wish I could have gone there as a kid. Fun to see the myriad of students that climb up and down the stairs to attend this beautiful place.

Thank stewmexico2002
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Guanajuato is a must visit town and the University is by far the best building in town? The stairway makes it monumental and the style of the building is outstanding. There are.other places to go, but this is by far the best

Thank Rafael C
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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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