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Northern Arizona University

South San Francisco Street, Flagstaff, AZ 86011
928-523-9011
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Ranked #17 of 44 attractions in Flagstaff
Type: Educational Sites, Art Galleries
Most recent review
- Jul 8, 2014
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San Diego, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 NEW

My wife and I are from Louisiana and we had only heard of NAU. on our trip to ther Grand canyon we stayed in flagstaff and our family fell in love with the school and the college town. We drove all around the campus and went into the football stadium and we found the place to be a real gem.... More

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Southern California
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We drove around Northern Arizona University. The grounds are well kept and integrated into the forest. The school is modern yet it seems to fit into the community and the environment. The sports fields, the arena and stadium are large and up to date. This would be a great place to go to school.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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83 reviews 83 reviews
41 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I am biased because I am an alumni but you can't get any better of a school than this. Great teachers, great courses and of course smack dab in the middle of Flagstaff. I have gone back a couple of times, most recently this past May, and they have changed a lot of stuff since my last visit in 2009... More

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Roseville, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Very cool place. Not the greatest parking, but otherwise amazing! I loved all the brick buildings.....

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Burlington, Vermont
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Was looking forward to the Art Museum. Felt lucky because it was 1. Open and 2. Found legal free parking. But alas... Whilst they have Riveras in their collection, they don't show them. As the young man explained to us, "they're for bragging rights, only."

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Kutztown, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014 via mobile

We were looking forward to visiting NAU and their art museum for the first time. We got the times of the museum on the college's website, as well as a map and parking directions for the museum (park in the assigned spaces tnen go in an get the parking pass at the museum). The students we met were very helpful... More

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Honolulu
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Visited 5 college campus' in 4 states. NAU was one of the nicest ones. I like how NAU deals with the safety of their students. The ease and access to the town is an extra plus. The only negative I had was it was darn COLD - especially for Hawaiian girls.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We visited the campus bookstore and were able to park right outside. The bookstore is huge and offers a variety of wares for every age. We were looking for souvenirs for teens so this was a great option. The campus is beautiful...a lovely drive through it and you can stop to see the museum as well. A nice place to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I went to my daughters graduation, it was wonderful except that we couldn't park at the sky dome we had to take the shuttle.

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

There are over 20,000 students on campus. The old north campus builidngs are of historical interest and the "1899 Restaurant" has some really decent meals. There is a museum and displays in the old administration building. If you want to see the whole campus, it might be easier to take the frequently running buses. The "Parking Nazis" are out in... More

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