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Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL 32306
850.644.1085
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Ranked #3 of 41 attractions in Tallahassee
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Orange Park
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

My son is graduating this year from FSU. We have enjoyed all the get togethers the school has put on for students and parents alike. What a stadium, castle should I say. Inviting staff, and a circus school to boot. I will be back!

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Lutz, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Truly awesome campus. Clean, vibrant, and positive. This is Florida's best - easily. We wish our overview was more in-depth, but for what it was, everything was quite impressive.

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Wellington, FL
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Toured the campus during the summer of 2012 ("tour" was given completely indoors because of inclement weather, then we drove ourselves around the campus and town) and really liked it. Experienced the school much more during orientation in May and then we settled our son into his dorm in June for summer term. This is a beautiful campus with a... More

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Atlanta
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Toured campus with daughter. Beautiful. Friendly people and tour guide. City was nice and clean also. Look forward to another visit.

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Orlando, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My second trip to FSU, this one to assist our daughter moving in for freshman summer session. Beautiful campus, and its a good time to see it while things are quiet. If you love history, be sure to take a walking tour and enjoy some of the architecture and the FSU museum

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Philipsburg, St Maarten-St Martin
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118 reviews 118 reviews
72 attraction reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

As a current student at FSU I always wonder how many other students acknowledge the beautiful landscapes. It is truly beautiful and if you have not visited Dodd Hall yet, please do so. The building's stained glass is so unique and you feel as if you stepped into a combination of Hogwarts Entrance Hall and the Sistine Chapel. Other than... More

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Tallahassee, Florida
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

A couple of presidents ago, serious landscaping commenced across the campus. It's quite attractive. Otherwise, there's not much else to do except look at statues celebrating the existence of former administrators and dining a fast-food establishments with which the university has partnered. Football fans, however, do enjoy the stadium complex; performances at the splendid school of music are as engaging... More

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Tallahassee
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53 reviews 53 reviews
12 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Situated on what used to be Hanging Hill, FSU has a rich social and educational history for a Florida institution. You can take a van tour, or use the Visitor Center for a map and information and do a self-guided walking tour, or just wander around, making sure not to miss the Strozier Library and its current exhibit, the Fine... More

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Florida
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55 reviews 55 reviews
21 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

FSU is worth a a trip to see the lovely architecture and green spaces. Also don't forget a visit to the stadium, the Cathedral of Football, which is a wonder in itself. The performance halls, especially Ruby Diamond auditorium are very nice and well worth a visit. If you can attend a performance here, even better.

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Hollywood, Florida
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I graduated FSU in 95 and it was amazing to see all the changes and upgrades. Still a beautiful campus but the new schools and stadium are outrageous.

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