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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. Add Universidad de Alcala and other attractions to your Alcala De Henares trip itinerary using our Alcala De Henares vacation builder.
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  • Lovely, quant little town, lanes lined with small shops surrounding a pretty rose-filled town square. Friendly locals and good value for money especially transport such as bus and train journeys. This...  more »
  • Arches, colonnades, history, storks. This is a beautiful building and is still used as a university. Work is still going on with refurbishments. Definitely worth a visit.  more »
  • We got a fresh insight into the history of the university. A unique institution at the time, it provided a style and a philosophy of living really unmatched at the time in the whole Europe. We found t...  more »
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