Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico City

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Visit the World Heritage Site Ciudad Universitaria--the main campus of National Autonomous University of Mexico--the largest university in Latin America. The vast "University City" was built in the 1950s and encompasses the Olympic stadium and 40 faculty buildings, as well as a couple museums. Wander the paths and gardens of the campus, built on an ancient lava bed, admire the modern urban architecture, or admire the large murals on the Rectorate and Library buildings. Add Ciudad Universitaria to your Mexico City travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Mexico City online tour planner .
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  • You can help to mobilize inside with the Puma bus that is free, the outside of the library is a mural of Diego Rivera, the visit to the stadium should not stop
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  • It'S amazing to see them up close! You Have to live it! And across the street from the insurgents, another jewel: the University Olympic Stadium
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