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Address: Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544
Phone Number: 609-258-3788
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Description: The ivy league campus is ideal for a stroll, where some interesting...
The ivy league campus is ideal for a stroll, where some interesting buildings may be visited.
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Princeton University

Wonderful grounds for walking alone, with grandchildren, with my husband. Brings back fond memories. Lovely gardens, architecture and walkways. Various stone and bronze... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

I visited Princeton, NJ for business and stopped by Princeton University after work one afternoon. The university campus is absolutely beautiful. The architecture is stunning, with most of the buildings in stone. The grounds are kept very nice and it is very expansive. Worth an hour of your time to visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Wonderful grounds for walking alone, with grandchildren, with my husband. Brings back fond memories. Lovely gardens, architecture and walkways. Various stone and bronze sculptures. The water fountain by Wolfson Institute. Each season is beautiful on this campus.

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Walked up from lot 23 on a hot day and it was worth it. I wanted to see the works on paper primarily. I wasn't disappointed. My sone earned a master's degree here and we never visited the museum until now. A marvelous collection on the campus is free to the public

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

The remarkable campus of Princeton reminds me of the University of Oxford with its Gothic architecture, bicycle racks, city centre (Palmer Square) shopping, cafe dining, and rich history. I felt right at home!!! The buildings and campus grounds were amazing and a great place to relax, read, draw, and even write. I learned to bring a roll of quarters for... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Princeton is a beautiful university town. Very elegant with lots of restaurants to eat in Palmer's Square. We did a walking tour of the university by ourselves.

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Princeton is a beatiful, old campus. Bring your camera, and good walking shoes, campus is really spread out. We also took a quick trip into town and had lunch at Olsson's Fine Food. The specialize in cheese.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

One of the best in the world and amongst the top four in USA. One has to be the best amongst the best to be accepted here. Not easy for most. Location and the environment are second to none.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

This is a beautiful university - rich in history and architecture. You can tour the campus on your own, but the walking tour is only $10 and very informative.

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Lambertville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Princeton is a great small town with many shops, restaurants and things to do, but a highlight of any visit is seeing the campus. It is just lovely, with a European feel. You can visit some of the buildings, such as the churches on campus (which are quite lovely and ornate.) Each visit brings something new that you haven't seen... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

The Princeton campus is lovely- the architecture, sculptures, and history. A great way to see the campus is to take a walking tour with Princeton Tour Company lead by Mimi .

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Address: Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544
Phone Number: 609-258-3788
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton

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