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Address: Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone Number: (319) 335-3500
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Activities: City walk sightseeing
Description: This Big 10 school's 1,900 acres are centered in downtown Iowa City.

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A Great Value University

While you are on campus pop into some of the historic pentarest buildings. Then head down the hill to the Iowa Memorial Union to the newly renovated basement area. The food in the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

While you are on campus pop into some of the historic pentarest buildings. Then head down the hill to the Iowa Memorial Union to the newly renovated basement area. The food in the food court here is actually pretty great-I recommend the chicken stirfry!

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Rosemount, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Quaint and quiet B and B with wonderful breakfasts. Daissy Owen the owner is a great hostess and a seasoned traveler. I would recommend this to anyone coming for sporting events, visiting the campus, etc.

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

I was visiting the university.where a grandma you have a beautiful city. My biggest issue is parking. Seems there is very little parking for people with disabilities. And charging $ 24/7.you have students @ the schools that need to have vehicles These young adults are paying big $ to go to your beautiful city. But for elderly,and disability your parking... More 

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Sheridan, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

wonderful big ten campus with a small town feel. Love it in Iowa City. Great sports facility and plenty of shopping and restuarants to choose from. nice college town

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

I attended this university from 2010-2014. I think it's a fairly picturesque university, with interesting buildings. The university is in downtown Iowa City, so there is plenty to do there (shopping and food), also, you can definitely catch a sporting event, of course while it's still in season.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Attractive campus, very pedestrian friendly. For a visit, see the old Capitol. A spectacular old structure, and very impressive inside. A nice piece of history. The campus is not as attractive as say Duke or Univ of Washington or some others, but still has a charm all its own.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

The campus was very nice. A bit icy on some of the sidewalks. Nice central area on campus. Visited Education area on campus and staff was very friendly and helpful.

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Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Take a walk, admire the varying architecture, many kinds of trees and art. Stroll down to the river and follow the sidewalk up to a bridge and over the river and come back. If you need anything, just look around like you are lost for a minute and someone will help you.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

The university is located in downtown Iowa City, and the campus is beautiful. You can see the Old Capitol with its gold dome, and it's always fun to go to a Hawkeye football game. There are tons of great restaurants and local shops nearby.

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São Carlos, São Paulo, Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

The university covers most of downtown area. It is a nice place to visit. It has the old capital mall, Museum of Natural History and the Old Capitol which is the postcard of the city.

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Address: Address: Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone Number: (319) 335-3500
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City

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