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First founded in 1364, this integral part of Krakow life has many distinguished alumni including distinguished Polish intellectuals, political leaders and well-known international figures like Nicolaus Copernicus and Pope John Paul II. The Collegium...more
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Collegium Maius is the oldest core of the Jagiellonian University, which itself is one of the oldest universities in Europe. So you certainly feel the shadow of centuries here.
Still, it came across as connected to the present. This was in no small part thanks...More
We had a deeper insight by 1 hour and 15 minutes. It was very informative. First 30 minutes is about social life of the university leaders and another part of the visit was dedicated to achievments of famous students such as Copernicus.
The visit was...More
Took the shorter 40-minute tour around the different rooms. The tour guide was friendly and knowledgeable. I found it interesting to hear about the history of the University of Krakow, the students and the professors. Glad we paid to get to see these rooms, exhibitions...More