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Ohio State University

N High St, between 11th and Lane Aves., Columbus, OH 43210
614-292-3980
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Ranked #7 of 59 Attractions in Columbus
Type: Educational Sites, Cultural
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

A trip to Columbus isn't complete without a visit to the Horseshoe! Impressive. Even though this is a city school, the abundance of trees and open park areas add to the beauty. The varieties of architecture add visual interest to the campus. So much to see and take in at OSU and nearby Short North!

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Hamilton, Ohio
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

The university is everything it's pretentious name implies, THE Ohio State University. Right in the center of campus you fine huge trees and walkways that can lead you to mirror lake . The grounds in spring and summer are landscaped to soften the many buildings. All kinds of architecture can be found on campus. Make sure you visit the Student... More 

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Deer Park, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Loved the campus and if I was a college student I would definitely want to be within this vibrant exciting community of people.

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Columbus, Ohio
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Wow, IMG's Kudo's to Sarah Wilcox for a fantastic job hosting at the hospitality tent Saturday it was warm & nice the food was excellent. On field access was over the top, every fans dream. Seeing Archie Griffin, Chris Carter, Beanie Wells and all the past OSU champions pre-game was the ultimate! The Buckeye Fans were so loud we couldnt... More 

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Niagara Falls, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Use a map or grab one off your digital device to guide you. Plan a full day to explore the library, student union, RPAC, Mirror Lake, the "Shoe" (stadium) and nearby College Traditions store for a souvenir. Be sure to wear red, black and/or gray..college colors..you'll be glad you did! Lotsa school spirit at OSU <3

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The entire city loves their university. Even on Thanksgiving weekend they were getting fired up for the game. The shops and restaurants around the campus were festive. Buckeye Donuts, you guys rock!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Middletown, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

This place is my home away from home! I loved every second of it! I truly hope I am a buckeye next year!!!!!

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Lancaster, California
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59 reviews 59 reviews
23 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

It was fun to see, in person, where my husband graduated. Historic, friendly, awe-inspiring, easy campus to be on.

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Mansfield, Ohio
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Although the campus is in a beautiful setting, the Halloween block party held annually on the campus is CRAZY! I went 1 year with my roommate from Ohio State to visit our mutual friends that attended there, and it ended with policemen on horses shooting rubber bullets into the crowd. Guys were groping girls, people peeing in the street, beer... More 

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Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

When you walk through the grounds of this beautiful place, you realize it must be easy to fill it with over 50,000 students. I used to be one of them as well as our three kids. It is overwhelming to just see the place located on the Olentangy River. Over 100 years and stilling growing. Go see it.

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