Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas, Caracas

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Must see · World heritage site · Architectural Building · Tourist Spot
Visit Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas, a university campus and World Heritage Site praised for its modern architecture and art pieces. Designed by prominent Venezuelan architect Carlos Raul Villanueva, the site took over twenty years to construct and represents a masterpiece of planning and innovation. Roam the grounds to see many green areas and artworks among the forty university buildings. View art from numerous Venezuelan and international artists, including sculptures and colorful murals adorning the walls. Tour the spacious complex, people-watch, or visit the onsite botanical garden. Put Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas at the forefront of your travel plans using our Caracas day trip tool.
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  • The oldest university in Venezuela is full of beautiful works of art both inside its buildings and in its free spaces. It is essential to visit the spectacular "Aula Magna" (theater) to admire its...  more »
  • This campus is quite beautiful. Free to enter and see it on a walking tour for instance. It has art pieces by Calder, among many other famous artists. Most pieces were made in the 1940´s, 1950´s, and....  more »

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