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Princeton University

Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544
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Ranked #1 of 25 Attractions in Princeton
Type: Educational Sites, Cultural
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Owner description: The ivy league campus is ideal for a stroll, where some interesting buildings may be visited.

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San Juan Capistrano, California
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260 reviews 260 reviews
16 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Great old campus, with many different kinds of architecture. Check out the campus chapel, with its arches and banners; straight out of Hogwarts.

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morris county
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96 reviews 96 reviews
19 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I took AP classes here as a student at Lawrenceville. Haven't been back in forever. The Cathedral is the same, as it has been for a hundred plus. Still have the 1943 battle flag from the US Princeton Carrier. We had the pleasure of hearing an organist play on a saturday arternoon. Fantastic (like they would allow an idiot to... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Good place to visit. Inspire you to start some course there. Beautiful place and nice architecture in campus. Museum and library are major attractions.,

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New Jersey
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75 reviews 75 reviews
14 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

Princeton sports a terrific stadium with great viewing from most seats at a modest ticket prices. It's easy to join in on game day fun and fellowship as the campus abounds in friendly folks, there enjoying the Fall weather and activities pre and post game. Marching band music along with colorful, falling leaves fill the air. If you're lucky and... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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41 reviews 41 reviews
6 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

This is one of the most amazing places I've ever been to. It's beautiful, for one thing. It has a wonderful history, for another (go on the Orange Key tour, even if you're not applying to school here). But there's an electricity about this place. Great ideas happen here every day, and you can feel it. This should be on... More

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54 reviews 54 reviews
15 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Drive in, ask the guy in the gate for a 1.5-2 hours parking permit in the campus (a visit to the museum included). Ask for a map and stroll!

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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

we wanted to go to the museum but when we got there at 5pm ish it was already closed. they told us on Thursdays they open till late though..

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Mill Valley, California
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182 reviews 182 reviews
24 attraction reviews
195 helpful votes 195 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

Wondrous to stroll around in the fall...maple trees are aflame! The numerous sculptures are great to discover...the architecture interesting and diverse. Terrific Art Museum, beautiful Church with stunning stained glass. Ah....the very lucky scholars who get to call this place home!!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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44 reviews 44 reviews
20 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We decided to visit the campus for no particular reason other than it was a beautiful day. We were in the area for other events and thought we'd see what it was like based on other reviews. It is an absolutely beautiful campus with wonderful architecture. We had a map to help us get around but still had some trouble... More

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Princeton, New Jersey
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59 reviews 59 reviews
16 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The buildings, the architecture, the grounds, the museum, the chapel, the theater, the store - the history - what's not to love. Visit the museum across the street by the Garden theater for an inside view, and learn all you ever wanted to know about Albert Einstein.

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