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Universidad de Salamanca

Plaza Patio de Escuelas Menores 1, 37008 Salamanca, Spain
+34 923 29 44 00
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Historical university and library

One of the oldest university and library of the Europe. You need special permission to get inside... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Vienna, Austria
Old walls full of stories

I have been visiting Salamanca alone 20 years ago and I was really happy to come back with my... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Plaza Patio de Escuelas Menores 1, 37008 Salamanca, Spain
+34 923 29 44 00

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Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the oldest university and library of the Europe. You need special permission to get inside of the main rooms of the library, normally it is only given to academics. We saw some of the earlier medical books originally written in 11th century. Quite...More

Thank mmsbd
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been visiting Salamanca alone 20 years ago and I was really happy to come back with my familiy. They all enjoyed the visit and were similarly impressed by the historical center of the city and the University. Do not miss the countdown to...More

Thank Aldehyde007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beeing the second oldest University in Europe with its rich history the entire city lives and breathes the spirit of academic life. Well preserved many historic buildings offer the opportunity to walk inside and enjoy the atmosphere. Multi different faculties offer a huge variety of...More

Thank Mag_Gourmet28
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed next door to the university and enjoyed the vibrancy generated by the students and the many places for coffee, tapas and overall great culinary offerings. The feeling is one of academic flavor combined with incredible buildings housing classrooms and other student supported venues....More

Thank papito53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great architecture and courtyard that is home to one of the oldest, if not the oldest, university in the world. Touring classrooms, though, can quickly get redundant and the English labels aren't all that fascinating. What is wonderful is the library. We could only get...More

Thank antiques223
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Besides of its history and tradition, this university offers summer classes of Spanish. The library is incredibly beautiful every single room, wall, ceiling has an interesting story, you'll have the chance to meet people of all ages, enjoy the restaurants and shops close by, get...More

Thank Glenaleida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my daughter attended classes at the University and had her own room with her own bathroom. There was a maid who cooked the food and 24 hour front desk service. Wonderful experience.

Thank TracieB5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the oldest universities in Europe and the architectural wonder of the Plateresque style typical to so many magnificent buildings in the Golden City of Salamanca. I think we spend at least 30 minutes "deciphering" the elaborate lacework of the University Colleges façade: the...More

Thank Noraatc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky to have a guide explain some of the history contained here and help with finding the frog on the famous facade. Especially enjoyed seeing the library.

Thank seafare74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were guided through by my son's girlfriend who was a graduate here. Amazing architecture outside. Our visits to the classrooms were limited as it was the week of final exams, but we did get to peek inside. Interesting that doctoral graduates get to have...More

Thank JMD1951
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