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Reviewed 6 days ago

Friendly and helpful staff made the visit worthwhile. The place itself sets the mind wondering about the philosophy of the establishment.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Mary A
Reviewed March 4, 2019

A colleague of mine studied here. He often spoke about the architecture and the students and professors at his time there. He died quite a young man (r.i.p) not long after ordination. I wanted to visit the areas he wrote about.It truly was a wonderful...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 10, 2019

The university scene is a significant contributor to the life and history of the city. It has "put Salamanca on the map" for centuries. This is a very interesting view into the past of how universities worked, and the life of the students (a real...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

We were part of a tour group and we had a 1.5 hr walking tour as part of our day. This was one of the most enjoyable days of our trip as the city and the university are almost co-located. As you walk in the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 841LindaR
Reviewed November 24, 2018

Despite not speaking Spanish we decided to join a tour because the Uni can't be visited otherwise. It wasn't difficult to follow because the information leaflet we were given pretty much covers in English what's said in Spanish. It's an amazing place and is so...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gakeitse
Reviewed November 4, 2018

One can only visit this Catholic university, started as a seminary as the Universidad de Salamanca became more secular, taking a Spanish language guided tour. This is not the case if you want to climb the towers only. The guided tour is quite good, but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Historic and beautiful university. A must see if you can make the trip to Salamanca! Wear comfortable shoes.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

The guide said the university is the third oldest in the world. The structure is very cool and the walls are very detailed. Searching for the hidden frog was interesting. It’s on a small street which adds to the affect of it feelings very old....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018

Guided visits that last half an hour. It is only accessible by guided visits. The imposing building is historically impressive. The Church is also formidable and beautiful. Good guide. One can buy a long sleeve T shirt for 6 euros--not a bad deal for a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

We did not take a tour of the church or the inside however we did climb the tower and it was well worth it. Great views of the city and interesting exhibits inside.

Date of experience: March 2018
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