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Address: Berkeley, CA 94720
Phone Number: 510 642 6000
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Activities: City walk sightseeing
Description: California's most prestigious public university is the home of liberalism...
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For a quick walk through UC Berkeley, walk through campus from BART or Telegraph and make sure to make stops at Sather Gate, The Free Speech Cafe, The University Library and the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

For a quick walk through UC Berkeley, walk through campus from BART or Telegraph and make sure to make stops at Sather Gate, The Free Speech Cafe, The University Library and the clock tower.

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Sonora, California
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

There are so many gardens within the garden. The sub sharan is near the entrance on the main path, there are spikey cactus and funny looking plants that are other worldly. The California garden is great for me because I like to know the name of the plants in my own state, everything is identified with carefully placed markers. They... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

- As previous reviews mentioned, it is very East Coast like feel once you visit the campus. Unlike those Bell Towers in Italy, you don't need to walk up, just pay the entrance fee and use the elevator to go to the top. Good view to the SF bay and ok view of the city overall (of course not dramatic... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I love Berkeley! (might have something to do with the fact that I go here hmmm) The campus is stunning! It's especially beautiful in the summer when it's not as crowded. Go Bears!

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Fresno, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

A beautiful campus with streams, trees, students, weirdos, and a fantastic, storied history. Make sure you visit Sproul hall and see the photos of the campus and bay are in the 19th century to see how much has changed. At night it lights up with lamps and becomes a wondrous park, though you should probably walk accompanied for safety.

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Warren, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Well known college campus. Friendly staff. Take the ride up the Campanile (clock tower), or better yet, take the "H" bus outside Hearst Mining building up to the Lawrence Hall of Science, for the BEST, BEST view of the San Francisco Bay area.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

University and place of learning always fascinate me it has lot to offer. The professor the full of wisdom and student with eye on future and dreams to fulfil. They are energetic and full of life just away from distant place looking forward to pack their brains with new ideas. The Berkeley is small place where you are look for... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Loved the campus and the atmosphere, the weather is great for my taste. It's all very green and built properly, the architecture is great. Tour the faculties, you might find some dinosaurs. There's always something going on and many friendly people to hang with.

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Roseville, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Simply Beautiful! So many trees, great architecture, and a perfect place to roam around. Photo op? Yes please!

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LI,NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Great school. Beautiful campus. Surrounding city is like any typical city with homeless everywhere. There's plenty to keep you busy especially with San Francisco so close.

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Address: Berkeley, CA 94720
Phone Number: 510 642 6000
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley

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