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The National College (Spanish: Colegio Nacional) is a Mexican honorary academy with a strictly limited membership created by presidential decree in 1943 in order to bring together the country's foremost artists and scientists, who are periodically invited to deliver lectures and seminars in their respective area of speciality. Membership is generally a lifelong commitment, although it could be forfeited under certain conditions. It should not be confused with El Colegio de México, a public institution of higher education and research.
Colegio Nacional Reviews
I wanted to visit it because of its historic value and purpose for being created. During the years only Mexico's most brilliant minds have become members of this prestigious institutions. And mostly..... more »
It is a very well-maintained place in downtown Mexico City, sometimes they have some plays on stage and they are free, it was really Well decorated when we visited because it was close to Christmas..... more »
An excellent institution, always contributing to the knowledge.
A peaceful place where you can enjoy exhibitions, concerts and cultural events. The accesses are very good and suitable for everyone. The attention is very personal and professional. Even people who do not belong to the staff you indicate to who can help you.
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