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Central University City Campus

Mexico City, Mexico
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Ranked #27 of 286 attractions in Mexico City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Educational Sites, Architectural Buildings
Description: This neighborhood is the home of the National University of Mexico.
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Mexico City
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47 reviews 47 reviews
29 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

one of the biggest universities in latin america, beautiful and interesting place; you can find museums, shows, libraries, food, all in one place

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Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

If you love art, this is one of the things that you most do! The university was declared as a World Herritage Site. A prehispanic architecture is reflected on its construction and you can admire the artwork from some of the greatest artists from Mexico during the 1930´s and 50´s. Go for a walk through this beautiful campus and bring... More

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Bratislava, Bratislava, Slovakia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
20 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

afte getting out from metro station Universitate, we took the bus rout nb.1, and we get of arround architectonical faculty.. Or something similar, then small walk is needed and you will find Campus.. Honestly its not very special for us, coz we do have many of this kind of things- smaller of course in post komunstic contries, and i have... More

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Plattsburgh, New York
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147 reviews 147 reviews
58 attraction reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

If you want to get out of the central part of the city and you've already explored neighborhoods such as Coyoacan, San Angel, or the Zona Rosa, it might be time to venture down to Cuidad Universitaria. Take metro line 3 (direction Universidad) and get off at the next to the last stop at Coplico. It's a little confusing, but... More

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Ciudad de México
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

Where the academics,arts and culture joins....a big campus full of prehispanica and modern mexican art where academia and science feels in the air.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

We met many very friendly students on campus! The Campus is huge, 300,000 students at UNUM! Several interesting buildings and architecture. Also a great place to meet Mexico's best ultimate frisbee players!

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Mexico City, Mexico
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

It's just a functional pile of buildings apart from the one that you are showing. It does have pleasant green spaces, but for me that is about it.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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89 reviews 89 reviews
29 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

We were blown away by the expansive Carlos Cruz Diaz exhibit at this impressive museum. If this is representative of the works they choose to display, we strongly encourage spending a couple of hours here.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

It is the most important university in Latin America; there's a quiet and exciting mood in the area. There's a lot to see: impressive mural paintings in the Central Library, the foot-ball stadium and the museums and theatres in the cultural area, or you can just walk along. It is a must.

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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73 reviews 73 reviews
40 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Visiting the campus brings back so many happy memories of UNAM. I attended school here during the 60's and 70's and spent many a day walking around this beautiful campus. Had my first jalapeno pepper here, hidden in a ham and cheese sandwich.

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