Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico City

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#4 of 14 in Neighborhoods in Mexico City
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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  • The esplanade is wonderful, the central library, the murals, I love the faculties, to walk on a Sunday this beautiful, now everything is fenced between faculties, I suppose it is for safety
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  • The murals within the university town are many. In some there are indications and in others it is advisable to find out in advance or ask students and teachers - I have seen that everyone knows a lot about the details of composition - who walk around.
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