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Reviewed 3 days ago

A trip to the past. Walk through the classrooms of an 800 year old university. Peek at the oldest university library in Europe.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing architecture! Worth a stop. Did not pay to see the inside, but there was a beautiful courtyard that was free to visit

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Salamanca you should visit the university which is famous and one of the oldest in Spain the old entrance is really highly decorated even like the old churches. A game among the local is to find the frog at the entrance. ...hard to spot...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank koekw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went here on a guided walking tour - its history is interesting and it is a pretty building with nice courtyards - worth a visit

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Izzie Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The other reviews say it all. If it was free you could justify it but not worth 1 euro much less than the 10 euros we paid. Stick to the free areas and that is enough. Maybe we were subsidizing tuition

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank alahotel
Reviewed March 6, 2019

A visit to this Ancient seat of education requires time for moments of reflection,and recollection.Nearly Nine hundred years of erudition.Architecturally outstanding and inspiring, given its magnificence and antiquity. Reminded me of one of "my own universities" Das Canisianum in Innsbruck. The splendor of the libraries...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

Absolutely stunning architecture. This is a must do when visiting this beautiful city. Set right in the centre of the historical heart of the city

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Colleen M
Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

Took a group of students to see architecture and cielo de Salamanca Was great as we had a guide who brought it to life for us .

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 524shelleyj
Reviewed February 20, 2019

Our tour guide gave us a most interesting account of this very old university dating back to 1134. It is the oldest university in the Hispanic world and the third oldest in the entire world. The building is also fascinating and we were able to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lovetrav_9
Reviewed January 20, 2019

The University of Salamanca is one of the three oldest universities on the planet. 2018 marked 800 years of continuous education. It is worth the price of entrance to have a self-guided tour of the main building. See how some of the old classrooms are...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank PaulLuehrmann
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