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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  • Perhaps the most small University in the world, but the building is impressive. I envy much students here.
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  • A teacher explained to detail all the construction. Legends and ancient times and meaning of them. Went's visit and the truth. Along with the unam is universities imposed by their typography to amaze and leave with a feeling of wanting to return
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  • Nice, quaint building, walking through the old you can't help but get in front.
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