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Antigua Universidad de Valencia

Antigua Universidad de Valencia - Valencia, Spain
Antigua Universidad de Valencia
Calle de la Nave, Valencia, Spain 46003Map
+34 96 386 4100
Neighborhood: Old Quarter

You'll find the building that housed the first university in Valencia just behind the Real Colegio del Patriarca. The university building is an elegant example of Neoclassicism and has valuable sculptures inside. The most outstanding feature about the exterior, however, is its austerity, especially if you compare it to the Palacio del Temple, another neoclassical building but much more creative. The central cloister is calm and pleasant, surrounded by Doric columns full of references to teaching. There's also a bronze statue of Luis Vives in the middle.

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Antigua Universidad de Valencia General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Friday from 09:00 AM to 08:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
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