Universidad de Alcala, Alcala De Henares

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Stroll through the historic campus of Universidad de Alcala and admire its grand buildings. Marvel at the 16th-century façade of the assembly hall, the caisson ceiling of the Colegio de San Ildefonso, and the Mudéjar plasterwork in the Capilla de San Ildefonso. Take time to explore the campus church, built in the 1700s. To gain a better insight into life at the university and learn about some of its legends and lore, take a guided tour with one of its students. Use our Alcala De Henares trip itinerary maker site to arrange your visit to Universidad de Alcala and other attractions in Alcala De Henares.
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  • Amazing university. Fantastic experience, great discovery. To come back. The “paraninfo” is impresive. So much History to discover. Also the Iberoamerican art museum is great. 
    Amazing university. Fantastic experience, great discovery. To come back. The “paraninfo” is impresive. So much History to discover. Also the Iberoamerican art museum is great.  more »
  • Excellent visit, the one hour in person guide tour was a plus where could hear some juicy stories and tied it to the building .DO NOT MISS IT .The tour guides all from the same university... 
    Excellent visit, the one hour in person guide tour was a plus where could hear some juicy stories and tied it to the building .DO NOT MISS IT .The tour guides all from the same university...  more »
  • I did not take a guided tour, I just took photos from the outside and went inside. There is a garden, a cafe. The building from outside as seen from the square is very pretty. I felt like all... 
    I did not take a guided tour, I just took photos from the outside and went inside. There is a garden, a cafe. The building from outside as seen from the square is very pretty. I felt like all...  more »
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  • Not a student, however wonderful exterior architecture. Worth a half day trip over here.
  • Unique piece of artwork. Chapel of Saint Ildefonso
  • It is one of the oldest universities in Madrid worth visiting.
  • Awesome architecture, worth strolling around.
  • Beautiful building.

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