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Louisiana State University

Baton Rouge, LA
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Ranked #3 of 33 attractions in Baton Rouge
Type: Educational Sites
Owner description: Louisiana's top university since 1860 has a beautiful, tree-covered campus and lots of attractions to visit, like the Union Art Gallery, Museum of... more » Owner description: Louisiana's top university since 1860 has a beautiful, tree-covered campus and lots of attractions to visit, like the Union Art Gallery, Museum of Art, Greek Theatre and Museum of Natural Science. « less
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Tampa, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Way to geaux LSU tigers! This is walking campus that has taken into consideration those trying to get around on foot or bike. All kinds of eateries, an ice cream shop and the largest college Barnes & Noble in the US. We also found everyone laid back and friendly!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

As a Gamecock fan I must admit this campus is very nice. The oaks are highly inspirational. The campus is spread out and the Barnes & Noble bookstore is a nice added touch.

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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115 reviews 115 reviews
41 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Beautiful campus. The live oaks are majestic, the buildings are grand, the bell tower is an icon, etc. You'd be hard pressed to find a more beautiful campus.

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Mamou, Louisiana
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132 reviews 132 reviews
80 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

One of the prettiest campuses in the nation. Towering oak trees covered in Spanish moss. Magnificent magnolia trees. Lovely spanish architecture. Easy walking. Beautiful student union. Sorority row and the Lakes. Tiger Stadium

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Nederland, Texas
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54 reviews 54 reviews
22 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We walked around for about an hour. The campus is BEAUTIFUL and everyone was SO friendly!!! It was during summer so it was a bit hot but the gorgeous trees kept us cool enough!

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Arabi, Louisiana
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142 reviews 142 reviews
49 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Simply the best, love the campus, love the people, love the atmosphere. This university knows how to get it done, a great college life with so many things to do. FUN, FUN, FUN! A live Mike the Tiger, one of the best Football and Baseball programs in America. Must see, Must do!

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Westbay ,Roatan
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96 reviews 96 reviews
28 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I grew up in Baton rouge going to LSU and all things LSU. We bled purple and gold in my family. Actually my family donated the LSU lakes to LSU back in the 30's. Definitely take a walking tour of the beautiful campus and notice the architecture of the building. I am proud to be an LSU Alumni.

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GrOves,TX
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90 reviews 90 reviews
11 attraction reviews
416 helpful votes 416 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Really nice campus, visited during Bayou Superfest Concert so everywhere was very crowded but campus is set under many large oak trees and well kepy. Seems like a nice place to go to school.

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Houston, Texas, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My son and i went on a college tour and were quite impressed by the beautiful grounds as well as the history of this university. It is large but nicely designed.

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DeRidder, Louisiana
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69 reviews 69 reviews
24 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Beautiful campus. Big oak trees and a nice layout. Just a wonderful look and feel to the campus. Easy to drive around/through as well.

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