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One of the country's oldest and most prestigious universities.
New Haven, CT 06520
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This university is amazing even if it’s just to look at or visit ..the structures were a work of art ,super busy area though .

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So packed with history and tradition. The architecture is literally too much to take in. Any one of the buildings I could observe for hours and there are too many buildings to count! Easy to look like a tourist because people just walk about and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in the Northeastern part of USA, make sure you take some time out to visit this great university. The buildings and history are so fascinating and there is so much to see. Words can't describe how peaceful everythong seems here.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful campus with so much history! So glad that my husband and I decided to take the store and just soak in all the history and sights of this beautiful college!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is so much going on here that absolutely transcends what you can possibly grasp in even several "servings" Truly a buffet of sensory experiences that demands overindulging...

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Mark C
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

The Yale campus is dominated by impressive Gothic Revival architecture and careful planning. It looks like one would expect it to. The Sterling Library is more like a cathedral than what would be expected. The campus invites long walks & contemplation.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

Yale has a lovely campus. We walked to the visitor center and talked with the sophomore working at the entrance. She was very knowledgeable and made suggestions as to what to go see. We went to the library and nerded our over the reference library....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

A spectacular college campus. It’s too bad it’s located in New Haven, CT. New Haven is one of the most dangerous cities in the US.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

I used to work in New Haven and on my lunch break I wood walk through the campus of Yale University. The carvings on the buildings and the beautiful architecture is amazing. These buildings are irreplaceable. In spring the flowering trees and bushes add to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Tigergram
Reviewed January 23, 2019

very nice place to visit. take the guided tour of the university/ see all the important places. try the blue state coffee place.

Date of experience: January 2019
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January 27, 2019|
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Response from wxman2014 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Richard, We toured Yale during the week. We walked around the campus on our own. However, we were fortunate to speak with a lady whose husband was a professor at the university. She gave us an informal tour. You... More
June 28, 2018|
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Response from 732joshuae | Reviewed this property |
Just like Paul said.