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Brown University

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Address: 1 Prospect St, Providence, RI 02912
Phone Number: 401-863-1000
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Lovely, Ivy League School

This is a beautiful school in beaucolic setting. It seems to cover many acres and I wonder how difficult it must be for students or staff to get from one part of the school to an... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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San Rafael, California
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San Rafael, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This is a beautiful school in beaucolic setting. It seems to cover many acres and I wonder how difficult it must be for students or staff to get from one part of the school to an other. Family member went to school here so we visited. The tour is interesting and worth taking even if you have no intention of... More 

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RHODE ISLAND
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

one of the best schools in the world,Brown U. is set in the hills above Prov.RI..It is known as a great school for teaching students from all over the world and has a large campus spread over many acres of land and buildings. The school is also one of the worlds oldest places of education and is highly respected by... More 

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Carolina, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Just walk the campus of Brown University and admire the architecture. After enjoying the scenery and beautiful buildings grab a bite to eat at one onf the restaurants on Thater Street or one of the many fabulous food trucks.

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Shelton CT
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We played a lacrosse tournament here and everything went well. parking was tough but with all the people, not much you could do. The students helping with the parking were very nice.

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Halifax, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Historic neighborhood, lots of shops. Easy walkability. Close to all amenities. Melting pot of culture.

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Walking through and around the neighborhoods near Brown was great and allowed you to really experience Providence up close and personal. Plus drink in the history of the university.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Brown is probably one of the prettiest university campuses in the world. Set atop College Hill in Providence, a gem of a state capital, the university exudes charm, is full of interesting architecture, and 250 years ago. It's among the 20 oldest universities in the English-speaking world. Have a date with Carrie Tower.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Visiting colleges before our daughters senior year. This is a beautiful friendly campus. Visitors can get a sense of the school's history.

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Laguna Niguel, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

A lovely green campus dotted with brown brick Georgian buildings made Brown the epitome of New England architecture.

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Moorestown, New Jersey, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Love how the campus spills over to the neighborhood and city. It is on a hill above downtown Providence and the surrounding neighborhoods and stores and restaurants almost make it feel like they are all part of the campus!

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Address: 1 Prospect St, Providence, RI 02912
Phone Number: 401-863-1000
Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Providence>  > College Hill

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