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Stanford University

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450 Serra Mall, Palo Alto, CA 94305-2004
+1 650-723-2300
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Beautiful campus right in the middle of Silicon Valley

If you can get in and if you can afford it, this is one of the top universities in the country if... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tony H
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Austin, Texas
Gorgeous campus with inspiring buildings, art museums, concert halls and gardens.

Stanford is one of the most beautiful campuses in the world and worthy of a visit even if you are... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kyung Y
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Woodside, California
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Breeding ground for Silicon Valley businesses. The founders of Hewlett Packard, Yahoo!, and Sun Microsystems all passed through the doors of this institution.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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450 Serra Mall, Palo Alto, CA 94305-2004
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you can get in and if you can afford it, this is one of the top universities in the country if not the world. Its focus on engineering with a business emphasis is perfect for young future entrepreneurs. Big enough to have alot of...More

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Stanford is one of the most beautiful campuses in the world and worthy of a visit even if you are not a studen there.

Thank Kyung Y
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a 70 minute walking tour of Leighland Stanford Junior University. It was wonderful to hear the history of Stanford and even the true name as well as our student guide's prospective about campus life. It is a beautiful and inspiring institution and my...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 4 days ago

The style of the buildings was a surprise for all of us. We weren't really certain what we expected but it wasn't what we say. They are beautiful. What's not fun about looking around on a college campus.

Thank Go2FunFood
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were on our way to visit friends for lunch in Palo Alto so decided to take a look at Stanford University. It's a big campus and surroundings kept nice. We also visited on a nice day and when school is not is session. Now...More

Thank D. W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since we live not far (12 minute car ride away), some late afternoons we take a stroll through some of the gardens and wooded areas. It's a beautiful diversion from our daily routine.

Thank Israelrind
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place to go for a day visit, the open lawns, the surrounding neat and clean areas would want to make one just sit for long hours, probably read a book or walk hands in hands with ones beloved. The Leland Stanford Junior museum in...More

Thank TSANAND1976
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have spent many afternoons at the Stanford University campus which, in my humble opinion, is one of the most beautiful in the country. Excellent for biking, walking, picnics, strolling through the beautiful buildings, finding a quiet place to relax and do...More

Thank SanFrancisco2ofUS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful campus! My family went on a walking tour led by a student that was a great way to see and learn about the campus. Whether you are a prospective student or just want to see the campus I highly recommend a visit...More

Thank Shnew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stanford Uni is one of the oldest foundations in the town so it's the closest to a historical site the town has in my opinion. The campus is gigantic and because it's a university, it has all the amenities of a town so you can...More

Thank Kyle M
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Nancy F
How do I arrange a visit or tour of campus in August?
June 11, 2016|
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Response from L0ve2TravL4Fun | Reviewed this property |
You can easily just help yourself and do a self-guided tour. Otherwise participate in an official Campus Walking Tour and spend an hour with a student guide exploring the highlights of Stanford’s beautiful campus. A great... More
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