Universidad de Cartagena Campus San Agustin, Cartagena
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Drop into Universidad de Cartagena Campus San Agustin to survey the historical architecture and pristine gardens within this storied institution. Founded in 1827 by prominent South American political giants Francisco de Paula Santander and Simon Bolivar, the university represents the oldest in the Colombian Carribean. Pay special attention to the ancient pre-Columbian statues, as well as the building's picturesque colonial style. Be aware that this remains a functioning educational institution; keep volumes low so as not to disturb people in their studies. Using our online itinerary creator, Cartagena attractions like Universidad de Cartagena Campus San Agustin can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Beautiful colonial building in the heart of the old city. Permission let you pass through the courtyard with lush vegetation. It is very nice to see the student environment. As an extra benefit, to the right of the entrance there is a supplier drinker of iced water, which is much valued in the oppressive heat of Cartagena.
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  • We were shown around the Universidad by 2 students whom I had become friends with on FB. They took me to the library (I'm a librarian in the US) and we walked around the school. Absolutely beautiful g...  more »
  • their 200 years of founded always has prevailed the excellence and distinction for the best University of the city of Cartagena
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