University City of Bogotá

University City of Bogotá is part of the Tentative list of Colombia in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

Click here for a short description of the site, as delivered by the state party.

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Watkinstravel

Canada - 30-Jun-19 -

This site is only about a 20 minute walk away from Bogota's other TWHS, the Virgilio Barco library so in less than half an hour we stood at the gates to the university staring at the stadium and not permitted to go any further. Who knew an entire university could be fenced off and closed by security on a holiday? I'd figured that even if there were no classes we could at least walk around the grounds a little to get a feel for the overall layout but no, we were not going to be able to talk our way in. Walking the perimeter of the university outside the fence leaves you quite far from anything of significance and we weren't able to get any real idea of what the nomination is about. Fortunately we hadn't had high expectations to begin with but for anyone else that might want to check this place out, definitely go on a day when classes are in session.


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University City of Bogotá
Colombia
Added
2012
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2012 Added to Tentative List

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