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Address: 173 W Lorain St, Oberlin, OH 44074
Phone Number: (440) 775-8121
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Great College in a great college town

My wife is an alum of Oberlin College, so on a road trip to the Midwest, she wanted to stop at her old stomping grounds. Oberlin is a beautiful campus and has some great... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 21, 2015
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Harrisburg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

My wife is an alum of Oberlin College, so on a road trip to the Midwest, she wanted to stop at her old stomping grounds. Oberlin is a beautiful campus and has some great architecture. The Oberlin Inn is currently being rebuilt so that is a mess right now. However, my wife says that is a good thing, because the... More 

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Elyria, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

One of the best colleges in the USA. Young adults come from all over,including other countries. As you come in to a Town that feels like you stepped back in the 70s, you will see what looks like a big park. It is a beautiful campus right in a small town where students have a movie , coffee shop, 5... More 

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East Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

We visited Oberlin in August and the weather was beautiful! The campus is spectacular and the students were very friendly.

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Burbank, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

My daughter and I loved visting Oberlin College. Beautiful campus, park-like town square, well integrated into the community and a commitment to sustainability.

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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Great little college and music conservatory with lots of nooks and crannies to explore, but see if you can get a guide to show you around. There is a lot you can miss, particularly their extraordinary art collection!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

Oberlin is a wonderful campus to visit. Most of the campus is flat with sidewalks so it is easy to explore. Enjoy a wide variety of beautiful architecture, historical landmarks, or stay for a free concert in the Conservatory. Unlike other college campuses it is fairly easy to find free parking for your visit. Of special note is the Arboretum... More 

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Fair Lawn, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I wish I lived near this college! We heard a free violin recital, with piano accompaniment, given by one of the music students. We also enjoyed browsing the shelves in the college art library and flipping through some art books. What a collection! If I lived nearby, I would be in heaven. Would have loved to visit the Allen Memorial... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Spending time on the Oberlin College campus not only gives one a palpable sense of history but affords one endless opportunities to hear great music, due to the almost daily performances of conservatory musicians and singers representing a wide range of genres.

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Lancaster, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

I was completely enchanted with the art museum at Oberlin. First class, important artists, important art, and yet plenty of 'fun' art.

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Hartselle, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I am an Oberlin parent. I love the campus!. The buildings are works of art. Check the conservatory calendar if you are in the area. The concerts and performances are done by students but you would think you were at a professional event. Many of the performances are free and the ones that charge are reasonable.

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