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UNAM Biblioteca central

Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico City 04510, Mexico
+52 55 5622 1625
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Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico City 04510, Mexico
+52 55 5622 1625
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a lot of history, it has good murals that have been there for a long time, you can snap a couple pictures while you are around but I will not spend more than 1 to 2 hours walking around this place.

Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We visited this campus to see the UNAM biblioteca. We got excited by this university campus, so well organised with beautiful buildings. The murals of the biblioteca are breathtaking.

Thank Alexios V
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Go to the visitor center accoss from the lawn from the main library. They offer a free bike tour on a touring 11 person bike. It was great fun and very informative, the tour is done in Spanish.

2  Thank lmautner
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I go to the "plaza" where this building is at least once a week. You can stand there and observe the marvelous Murals and art by Mexico's best contemporary artists as well as the setting of the National university and the 1968 Olympic Stadium.

1  Thank Huracan1955
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Though this south Mexico City campus was begun in the early 50s, it's still very impressive. Mosaics and murals decorate some of the main buildings. It's worth noting that the original part, the most worth seeing, is best accessed by the bus traveling on Insurgentes...More

Thank zmanCalifornia
Reviewed 18 November 2016

To study the art! I could spend all day studying this building... The university is not grand, btu this building is wonderful. If you are studying the Aztec culture, you will spend hours looking and documenting this building.

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 14 August 2016

A beautiful building with amazing history. Simply piece of art! I haven´t been inside, but from outside it's definitely worth seeing. By the library there is also a grass field so you can bring some food and blanket to chill-out in the sun with friends....More

Thank Julia W
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Universidad Autónoma de México, UNAM, Central Library is an important cultural institución and it is placed in a unique building designed by Gustavo María Saavedra and Juan Martínez de Velasco, architects, and Juan O'Gorman, painter, sculptor and architect. The works began in 1950 and the...More

Thank carmengonzalezh
Reviewed 2 May 2016

I visited here with my wife. I used Uber from the city central to here and it cost around 90 Pesos (5.5 USD) for one way. The wall paintings on 4 sides of the building were impressive. Each of them has theme such as Azteca...More

1  Thank YacchanAmarone
Reviewed 23 April 2016

This is the National Universities library. Decorated on all sides by murals from one of the best artist's this country has produced; Juan O'gorman . Stand at the plaza and admire, then walk around it. The stones used for the creatin of these murals came...More

Thank Huracan1955
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