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Address: Ithaca, NY
Phone Number: 607-254-4636
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Beautiful Town,Beautiful University

Our stay in town was for a wedding. They were married right at the University. Beautiful buildings, beautiful landscape.Good food in the area. Good wine country!! Enjoyed every... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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Princeton,Il
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Our stay in town was for a wedding. They were married right at the University. Beautiful buildings, beautiful landscape.Good food in the area. Good wine country!! Enjoyed every minute. Plan on spending several days in the area! The finger lakes are awesome!

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new york
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121 reviews 121 reviews
60 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

This is a well hidden gem. I think the Title being a University throws people off. I did us and just decided to take a chance and see what was there. Its way bigger than you think and you actually have to drive or you could hike to the different areas the University owns. All open to viewing and hiking.... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Very large and impressive looking university sits atop one of the big (if not the biggest) hill in Ithaca. I can't think of anything that really stands out about it other than that it looks very well-maintained. Cornell graduates of course love Cornell and Ithaca. The undergraduate admissions information session was very rushed compared to Penn's and Columbia's presentations. The... More 

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Colonie, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

My son is considering attending Cornell Univ this upcoming Fall. We went there this past weekend for an orientation and tour. Even though it was snowy cold weekend, the campus is constantly bustling,, it never stops. The old architecture is like taking you away to England to visit Harry Potter. The campus is tremendous. We did not stay at the... More 

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Westtown, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Cornell has an amazing campus. If you can afford to go there all the power to you. I was lucky enough to be visiting for the NYS track championships. Parking is not the easiest there. Make sure you go to the dairy bar and get some ice cream!

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Farmington, MI
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54 reviews 54 reviews
3 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Was at Cornell for an event. I found the campus driving experience to be uncomfortable. There are booths where people can tell you where to park, but I never found anyone in them? Park in the wrong place and the parking police happily slap a ticket on your car. Don't go without a native.

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Burlington, Vermont
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

So it just happens to be one of the best Universities in the world, but beyond that is/are all the great things that are going on inside the buildings and in the outdoor spaces as well. It is a place for learning for the students from all around the world who go there, and it seems to support fantastic experiences... More 

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Ithaca, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Why would you ever want to visit this place in the winter? You don't is the answer. Do you remember that scene in the second star wars movie where Luke has to crawl into that weird ostridge thing, well that is what Ithaca is like and the buildings are the ostridge except they smell worse.

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Milford, New Jersey
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

There are numerous things to do on the beautiful campus at various times of the year. It is a lovely place to walk and explore. An impressive college area.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

There's lots to do on Campus. Our favorite is the Ice Cream Bar. If you come at the right time you can watch the production process from the observation galary. There's a wide selection of flavors. You can eat in or take out. They aren't open on week-ends, and they close around 5:00 PM on weekdays.

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