Jagiellonian University / Collegium Maius15 Jagiellońska Street
Founded in 1364, the Jagiellonian University is one of the oldest in Central Europe and the oldest in Poland. Notable alumni include prominent scientists and artists: Nicolaus Copernicus, Jan Kochanowski, Mikołaj Rej, Bronisław Malinowski, Stanisław Lem, Tadeusz Boy-Żeleński, Karol Wojtyła (later Pope John Paul II), and Wisława Szymborska. Doctor Faustus is reputed to have practiced alchemy and black magic here.
More places in the Literary Map of Krakow.