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St. John's College

Address: 60 College Ave., Annapolis, MD 21401
Phone Number: 410-263-2371
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Ranked #13 of 38 Activities in Annapolis
Type: Educational Sites, Historic Sites, Classes
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Type: Educational Sites, Historic Sites, Classes
Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Chicago
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1,265 reviews 1,265 reviews
315 attraction reviews
674 helpful votes 674 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I walked through this beautiful campus while on a guided tour of Annapolis. The 36-acre Annapolis campus is in the heart of the historic capital of Maryland, on the Chesapeake Bay. St. John's College is a direct descendant of King William's School, founded in 1696. The present site of the college was proposed as early as 1761, making it one... More 

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orlando, fl
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The campus is beautiful, grassy acres, not too big, historic buildings, gardens are so lovely. We went on a Saturday so classes were not in session. But the campus is a great place to have a picnic on back campus, just past the last dormitory.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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59 reviews 59 reviews
4 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

We were married in the meeting hall here over 20 years ago. Wonderful setting and very reasonable. American history you can experience for yourself.

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Aurora, Colorado
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45 reviews 45 reviews
21 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

Our daughter is a grad student at St. John's, so when we helped her move there a year ago and then visited her last week, she gave us a tour of the campus and the buildings she frequents. Just such a beautiful campus! She loves the education she's getting there - and although I can't speak to that, I know... More 

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51 reviews 51 reviews
25 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

Well, my visit was special because I was with a young friend who was a student there. The personal tour always is the best, of course. But if you can arrange a visit of any sort, you will be impressed by the aura of the Great Book authors and the stately buildings on the campus. Students may engage you in... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

Being a parent of a "johnnie" would have influenced me if I needed to be influenced. This is academia and introspection in the form of higher education. The campus is very nice, and worth a look when in Annapolis. Frances Scott Key was an alumni, and be sure not to miss the annual croquet match between St. John's and the... More 

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Washington DC
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

a stroll through the St John's campus is an Annapolis attraction not to be missed.

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Holland, Pennsylvania
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12 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

A great spot to sit and read or lie down and snooze.

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Alexandria,VA
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012

Beautiful campus. Certainly to be considered if I were a prospective student. Located in the historic center of town, walking distance to attractions and MANY restaurants, as well as waterfront.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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189 reviews 189 reviews
65 attraction reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

Third oldest college in the country with terrific architecture to appreciate and hundred year old trees shading some rolling lawns right down to the creek. Quaint and compact

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