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A beautiful place

Raining all day but beautiful anyway, we walk to and from this sites to enjoy the exquisite... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
325karlar
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GUADALAJARA, Mexico
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Beautiful Facade

The Universidad de Valladolid has a very impressive facade. One can also enter the building and see... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
BennyMalaga
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Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Raining all day but beautiful anyway, we walk to and from this sites to enjoy the exquisite architecture and surroundings and when you add the history it turns into something special.

Thank 325karlar
Reviewed 6 May 2018

The is a lot of traffic and buses outside the building. The building is quite ornate like all the others, however inside is quite simple except for the grand staircase and beautiful times on the first floor. It's not worth spending much time but to...More

Thank AaronTom
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The Universidad de Valladolid has a very impressive facade. One can also enter the building and see the very impressive historic tiles that adorn the interior of the building.

Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 14 September 2017

When I studied here, this was the center for Philosophy and Letters, but is now the center for law, The university is the second oldest in Spain, after Salamanca, being from the 13th century, I believe. Most of the university is now housed in different...More

Thank joanjoni
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Standing on the Plaza de la Universidad you have a nice view of the University building as well as the main cathedral.

Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 9 December 2016

One of the oldest university in Spain,the exterior is very symbolic ,meaningful & beautiful. The interior also gives humbling felling.

Thank ravindev
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The ancient library of the University of Valladolid it's a compulsory visit to understand the origin of this higher institution.

Thank Luis C
Reviewed 13 August 2016

This was the second time in Valladolid. It is always so surprising to see the facade of the University. It is so beautiful architecture. It is also a remarkable university of Spain.

1  Thank AriHelsinki
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The Universdad has a front courtyard guarded by lions. In the old times, criminals could escape to the lion courtyard and be judged by the University leaders rather than the criminal courts.

1  Thank xiolung
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Great place to wander as the heat of the day is subsiding. Students and families crowd the cafes... great atmosphere ... Cathedral next door .... lovely area to stop for an evening drink.... soak up the atmosphere in one of the oldest universities in Europe

Thank Tim B
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