University of Guanajuato, Guanajuato

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Visit one of the oldest universities in Latin America, University of Guanajuato. The university proudly traces its history back to the 18th century, when it originally opened as a Jesuit school for children. Becoming state-run in 1828, the university has spread throughout the city, with its main building located in the historic center of town. Built in the mid-1900s, the main building has a staircase of 113 stone steps, and displays a neoclassical architectural style. Before you head to Guanajuato, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Guanajuato itinerary builder, to make sure you see all that Guanajuato has to offer, including University of Guanajuato.
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  • Es un edificio cuyo exterior recuerda un castillo de piedra. La parte superior es visible desde varios puntos de la ciudad. Por la noche está iluminada la entrada principal. 
  • We were not able to go in. Its a very interesting building which stands out. You can just about take a photo of it all from down the bottom of the steps. Signature Guanajuato! 
  • Un lugar bastante concurrido por los viajeros, ya que existe una foto obligada en las escaleras de esta universidad. Evidentemente no hay costo por visita y definitivamente es un reto subir todas las ...  more »