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University of Warsaw (Uniwersytet Warszawski)

Krakowskie Przedmiescie 26-28, Warsaw, Poland (Śródmieście Północne)
022-620-03-81
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Ranked #42 of 153 Attractions in Warsaw
Type: Educational Sites
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Pasadena, California
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146 reviews 146 reviews
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

We got to wander about this highly acclaimed University some whilst attending a Scientific conference last month. It is spacious and elegantly designed as these accompanying photos show.

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Lilongwe, Malawi
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89 reviews 89 reviews
29 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

Only poor because of major renovation work, promises to be excellent soon, very close to the Palace and in a lovely setting

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Toronto, Canada
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57 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

A chance to walk through the grounds of the university is a pleasant experience. To see the youth rushing about in the historic setting of a modern city is quite amazing.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

This is just an administrative building of the university of Warsaw, but the dramatic lights at night make it look beautiful (yet utterly worthless, if you cinsider visiting inside).

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

It is a quite modern design but it match overall place. Especially, I like the column design so much. It is simple. It is nice!

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London, England, United Kingdom
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28 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

This library is very unusual in that there is a grassy park on top of it and a sort of indoor/outdoor mall inside it! The exterior on the street is a huge curved green wall with significant writings on it.

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Warsaw, Poland
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105 attraction reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

They have really good library with a lot of books which may interest you. The gardens are located on the roof and are simply amazing - so peaceful place not only for reading a book but also to have a walk or conversation with friends. Recommend the place!

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London, United Kingdom
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7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

As a tourist attraction, I'd say this is just average. However, when it comes to universities as sights, this one really stands out quite a bit. The front and the rooftop garden are the best bits.

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Granger, IN
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

We went to see the rooftop garden. It was a longer walk than we expected. Nice view, but not much to the garden.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012

We were completely surprised of this place. This is a symbol of modern Warsaw. Our guide took us here and we dont regret that we decided to visit this place. Go to the roof of the library to find there...a garden.

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