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University of Warsaw (Uniwersytet Warszawski)

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Address: Ul. Krakowskie Przedmiescie 26/28, Warsaw 00-325, Poland
Phone Number: 022-620-03-81
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The university is in the location of the Novy Swiat t

The university is in the location of the Novy Swiat which is where many monuments and commemorative sculptures exist. There are historical buildings but most of these are... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The university is in the location of the Novy Swiat which is where many monuments and commemorative sculptures exist. There are historical buildings but most of these are replicas of the originals since 85 percent of Warsaw was destroyed by the Nazi's during a WWII occupation. We spent a few minutes walking around the gardens and looking at the architecture... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You don't get to see everyday that such big campus have such a great location. Great entry with park. Truly a symbol of how important education was to the people who planned it and build it.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The university has some great buildings. It adds to the liveliness of the Old Town - a great asset. Just walk through. No one bothers you.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This review is "biased" because I am a graduate of Warsaw University. It is always a sentimental journey to visit it again. The historic buildings are now beautifully renovated and the University is an integral part of Warsaw's most beautiful and prestigious street: Krakowskie Przedmiescie. I am submitting this review just to post a few of photos! I would encourage... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is an old university located in the Nowy Swiat area. Very good architecture. Big campus and full of youths.

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

I have to be careful here as I do not know the precise name of the University residence. Overall, be careful, even if facilities are offered prior to arrival, it may not turn out that way eg. laundry. Also don't be surprised if the staff are not friendly (some of the student residents were more helpful than the paid staff)... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

The University covers a fairly large area alongside the Nowy Swiat in Warsaw, south of the Old Town. The university consists of many buildings and the architecture of the buildings is worth a look.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

We only had a look from the outside but the entrance to the University is just beautiful and in the middle of the Krakowskie Przdemiescle.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

We peeked inside the gates to the University of Warsaw. Didn't have time to do a proper walk around. However, if the entrance is any indication of what beauty lies within, it is worth another visit the next time we are in Warsaw. There is never enough time to see everything and this was our first visit to the city.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

A friend of mine who is pursuing a doctorate at the University of Warsaw gave me a quick tour of parts of this beautiful educational institution. While we were there - on a Sunday - there was some type of festival going on, and there was musical entertainment. I'd like to spend more time there.

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