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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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Columbus, Mississippi
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 NEW

Only having been to NYC, I had been invited to attend the "Dump and Run" sale on the campus of Cornell University. As we drove through the campus, I was so impressed with the architecture, landscaping, streets, and general overall look of the university. It was beautiful! There were numerous students busily accomplishing their registrations that day. Parents were hugging... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

what a pretty campus - if you are ever close make sure you do a drive through the campus. A real classic campus words just cant describe the experience

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Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

Cornell has a great campus: very scenic with awesome architecture. The tour was as good as Harvard and UW Madison, but we didn't get to go to an informational meeting. Our tour guide had a great personality and gave great additional information. My daughter really enjoyed the story of the brains, which then she had to see.

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Perugia, Italy
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119 reviews 119 reviews
26 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
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
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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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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
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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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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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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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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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