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Universidad de Chile

Avenida Libertador Bernardo o'Higgins 1058, Santiago 8330111, Chile
+56 2 2978 2000
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  • Excellent34%
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  • Average33%
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4 Mar 2017
“Nice building ”
13 Oct 2016
“Very Yellow ”
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Avenida Libertador Bernardo o'Higgins 1058, Santiago 8330111, Chile
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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

The building itself looks nice but nothing too spectacular. There are lots of restaurants and shops around it though so the area is worth visiting.

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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Had the chance to see this place last week and like the architectural design but not so much the intensity of the yellow colors all around. I wish they would've have given that place just a little more life...

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Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

The University is supposedly the best in Chile and is a public university. In every village and town in Chile there is a Betnardo O'Higgins St and this University is on it. The uni is a large building which is near San Francisco cuurch

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Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Surrounded by an active construction project the university was empty during our visit. There is a bookstore attached to the main building. We were able to access a couple of interior-courtyard art sculpture displays. Also, there was an exhibit highlighting immigrant history in Chile. The...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2016

I stumbled upon the main (colonial) building during a summer visit but without the students who were on break it looked more like a naked corpse. I'm sure it is impressively alive when university is in session.

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Reviewed 27 May 2015

You will invariably cross the building if you land up at moneda street or on o-higgins street. But for a visitor to Santiago this building does not offer much other than a facade to look at for a few minutes.

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Reviewed 5 December 2014 via mobile

It is such a mini history lesson to learn that there is a Chilean independence hero named O'Higgins. The universidad is located on this street among others. Looks old and not ready for its close-up

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