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Ciudad Universitaria

Mexico City, Mexico
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Private Combo Tour: Xochimilco, Coyoacán and Frida Kahlo Museum
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This neighborhood is the home of the National University of Mexico.
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Reviewed May 28, 2017

Just across from the Olympic stadium this part of the UNAM campus is best known for the library. Amazing spot and huge

Thank D. Nathan M
Reviewed May 27, 2017

We had to go for a mental arithmetic contest for my son. So we spent come time walking around the campus as well. There are some nice museums within the campus. We enjoyed our time at one of the largest universities in the world.

Thank JBMW002
Reviewed May 23, 2017

This huge campus really boasts only one amazing building, so don't plan to spend too much time here, otherwise. The muraled building is photogenic, and then it's time to move on.

Thank jontul
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Being on exchange here has been great, yet quite exhausting considering the size of the University City and the distances between things. It's a lovely place to visit for a day, they have tours for the murals and on bikes too. Plus, the Cultural zone...More

1  Thank Alexandra A
Reviewed May 21, 2017

A little off the beaten track in Mexico City but easily reachable by metro is the vast area of the university. Lots of lots of rather boring buildings of the different faculties are not really worth a visit even though guidebooks tell differently, but the...More

Thank MG007
Reviewed April 12, 2017

very pretty to see but only if you have some extra time, there are much more special places to see in mexico city.

Thank Lawrence D
Reviewed April 5, 2017

This library is truly a work of art. All four sides are covered completely in mosaic small tiles. Hundreds of sections tell stories. It took many many years to create. Each person was given a drawing of a one meter section to put together. That.s...More

Thank dennis d
Reviewed March 31, 2017

we booked Tesoros Mexicanos Tours and we toured Xochimilco, Coyoacan, Frida Kahlo's museum and University building and all for only &38.00 Dollars. the museum entrance fee was covered by them and of course in Xochimilco you pay for your food and believe me this tour...More

Thank eknox
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Only saw it from the outside but I was very impressed with the Murals on the wall that their differing messages and significance.

Thank echor1
Reviewed March 18, 2017

I walked a fair distance through San Angel to see another of my '1,001 buildings you must see before you die' - the University Library, The complex is pleasant enough, particularly at weekends, but it's the library which is centre stage. Its incredible exterior is...More

Thank Adam S
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November 1, 2016|
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Response from HowieCalif | Reviewed this property |
When I went to the Olympic Stadium we took the metro and the "metro bus." There's one that stops not too far from there, but you'll still have to walk to the stadium.
March 20, 2016|
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Response from Arturo Q | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It is hard to find a map for turists about UNAM, but you can find in the internet a pdf with a map for the Pumabus routes (this map has the bus internal routes you can take inside UNAM, and mark the main places). By now... More