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Cornell University

Ithaca, NY
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Ranked #5 of 18 Attractions in Ithaca
Type: Educational Sites
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Perugia, Italy
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119 reviews 119 reviews
26 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

Thsi is one of the most important place for academic and science. We went there from Italy for the 4th time and we enjoy it again like the first one.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

My art-addict spouse found the Cornell art museum memorable and the campus is beautiful, at least in summer. But how students brave climbing hills to classes (and EVERYTHING is up hill here!) in winter is beyond me. Oh well, different strokes...

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Cortland, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

It's always awe inspiring to visit the campus. I've been through many times over the last two years and I certainly now prefer the beautiful green of summer. Its a local, state and national treasure.

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VA
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78 reviews 78 reviews
49 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Cornell University is currently under construction almost everywhere you go, but we were able to drive around and get a look at many of the buildings, including the I.M.Pei museum building. The buildings on campus include every type of architecture I have ever seen. The Greek houses were amazing; these are not the run-down houses of many campuses, but vast,... More

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Jackson, New Jersey
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39 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

This was a fantastic sensory over load for people interested in learning more about wines, wine tasting, aromas, and growing of grape. I would do it again there was so much to learn. Highly recommend it. The professors were terrific and the course accommodated every age group, young adult to senior citizens.

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New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Took some visiting family to show the University where my son graduated years ago. I have been there many times. The visitors enjoyed the vast expanse of the Uni with it's own unique character of the buildings from old architecture to the very modern. It was raining so we could not get inside the many interesting places like the library... More

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Lagos, Nigeria
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I attended the pdp, 2014 at Cornell. It was my fist visit to Ithaca.The school is awesome and beautiful. The school is a city of it's own. The learning was great and very rewarding. Prof. Cathy was fantastic. I will surely be back next year to complete my certification.

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Sedona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Wonderful campus, great town! Wonderful time exploring the libraries and the campus in general. Over the last 4 years we visited 5 times, sat in on several classes and ate on campus.

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Medford, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Campus was too big. Although it had very scenic views. Therre was lots of walking and construction ongoing everywhere, very limited parking. Dorms were very old.

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Glenwood, Illinois
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Very nice campus with a wide range of things to do. Diversity is a wonderful feature also. Having our daughter graduate from Washington University in St. Louis, I like Wash U's campus better because they work very hard to keep the campus buildings fit into the look of the campus. Cornell has a wide array of architecture, which sometimes looked... More

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