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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
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Reviewed April 17, 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 April 14, 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.

1  Thank lmautner
Reviewed December 19, 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 December 13, 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 November 18, 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 August 14, 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 June 10, 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 May 2, 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 April 23, 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
Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our trip. This is an absolutely gorgeous campus. All of the students that we encountered were very helpful in giving us directions around. It is a little bit south of the city so it takes some time to...More

Thank Donito B
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