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The old university occupies the buildings of the former royal palace that were restored and appointed to become the "Paço dos Estudos" in 1540. It has a superb library containing 30 000 books and 5 000 manuscripts referenced by subject. The architecture of the setting alone warrants a close examination. From the upper terrace there are lovely panoramic views over the town.

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  • Address : R. du Dr-Guilherme-Moreira P - 3001 Coimbra3001Coimbra
  • Phone : 239 859 800

Opening hours :

  • [Mar.-Oct: 9am‑7.30pm; Nov-Mar: Mon-Fri 9.30am‑5.30pm, weekends 10.30am‑4.30pm]

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Universidade Velha

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5/5

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    5/5

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    • Language: gbr
    • Position : Alone

    Pros

    I found this unexpectedly good - far more extensive than most European university sites.

    Cons

    The walk up is a bit much for senior citizens with medical conditions! However it's quite unnecessary as it can be accessed either by lift and funicular or by bus.

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