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Address: Mexico City, Mexico
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Description: This neighborhood is the home of the National University of Mexico.
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Xochimilco and National University of Mexico

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Ciudad universitaria has the stadium university and museums and buildings with visiting. During the weekend you can visit the place on a place on bike and wander around the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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Mexico City, Mexico
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42 reviews 42 reviews
11 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Ciudad universitaria has the stadium university and museums and buildings with visiting. During the weekend you can visit the place on a place on bike and wander around the circuit. You may find the botanical gardens. Inside there is a secret place with a little waterfall. University philharmonic is a must see. After visiting ciudad universitaria have some lunch or... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

As the name University City suggests, this place is like a city it´s so big! Like Mexico City itself, its just vast but so beautiful. More like a national park than a University it was wonderful to walk through, if you like that kind of thing. We went during the holidays so it was so tranquil. It took about 40... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The name says it all really, University City, like Mexico City it´s just vast. But oh my goodness, it´s so beautiful. More like a national park than a University, you walk through woodlands and parks, it`s a really lovely! We went during the holidays so it was incredibly tranquil. From the metro it took us about 40 minutes to walk... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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62 reviews 62 reviews
17 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

The Campus of Mexico's National University is full of pleasant surprises, incredible murals, theatres, museums, open areas, parks, stadiums and lots to do. Good transportation within this very large area.

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Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I had the privilege to study a career at UNAM and I only have to tell you that it is one of the best experiences I ever had in my life. This uni is tremendously big! You have free access to its campus to ride on bike, walk your dog or visit your friends. Inside the uni you can visit... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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69 reviews 69 reviews
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Yes it is a city on its own the university grounds are huge. If you fancy a walk or a stroll this is the place. Not to many people and very peaceful. The library has a great mural. You can access this place via Metro if you want or by car as well..

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The place is huge and it may involve a lot of walking. Bear in mind this is a University, so it's really not a tourist place, you won't find maps or signs on English. Most students only know their own buildings and are unable to provide directions. Also avoid driving in there, there are a series of circuits with poor... More 

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California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

The University campus is HUGE, and hard to reach. Do not attempt to do this on foot as I did. I was also a bit put off by the monumental size of the buildings.

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Oxnard, California
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155 reviews 155 reviews
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72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

driving through here, i was like, hoping to become a student and an adolescent again. the buildings, Pumas stadium, the park, etc. very nice!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This huge complex is filled with interesting places to visit. Like the MUAC, Sala Nezahualcoyotl and multiple theaters. The main university buildings are also worth a visit.

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