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Princeton University

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Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544-0001
+1 609-258-3788
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walking around the campus is like entering a different era

It really is as if you are entering a different era all together. This place has a quiet, historic... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
WorldTravelOne
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Breukelen Ut
Amazing Campus

Modelled after Oxford no doubt. Best time to visit evidently is a Sunday mid day. No students, no... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
XSki007
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New Jersey
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The ivy league campus is ideal for a stroll, where some interesting buildings may be visited.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful campus” (129 reviews)
“ivy league” (53 reviews)
“art museum” (92 reviews)
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Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544-0001
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"beautiful campus"
in 129 reviews
"ivy league"
in 53 reviews
"art museum"
in 92 reviews
"nassau hall"
in 40 reviews
"great architecture"
in 13 reviews
"shops and restaurants"
in 14 reviews
"prospect house"
in 10 reviews
"campus tour"
in 15 reviews
"walk around"
in 13 reviews
"woodrow wilson"
in 10 reviews
"lots of history"
in 8 reviews
"gothic architecture"
in 8 reviews
"new jersey"
in 22 reviews
"palmer square"
in 9 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 10 reviews
"united states"
in 9 reviews
"guided tour"
in 12 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It really is as if you are entering a different era all together. This place has a quiet, historic feel to it. Beautiful!

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Modelled after Oxford no doubt. Best time to visit evidently is a Sunday mid day. No students, no tourists, etc. All of the buildings were amazing and it is a pleasure to walk around and see what those fortunate enough to attend this university experience...More

Thank XSki007
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a beautiful day to walk around Princeton University......we loved all the architecture. People were very friendly....we took a little time to check out a few of the nearby shops and get a bite to eat. Truly enjoyed our day!!

Thank Lena L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent time just walking around the campus. It was beautiful and so much architecture to see. Everyone was friendly and we enjoyed the downtown portion with shops and restaurants. A nice stop to see a part of Ivy League history.

Thank Melissa F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked around the Princeton University campus on a gorgeous day. The weather was just perfect with clear blue skies. Can't believe Albert Einstein was here.

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Reviewed May 13, 2018

Visited with my daughter as she works on campus. Architecture is absolutely beautiful. Stunning brick and stone work, leaded glass windows, so inspiring. As we walked the campus there were tours going on which would be good to do. We visited the art museum which...More

Thank Maria C
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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

This Campus seems to have so much History with it. Being from the Midwest, I think my daughter could adapt easily to the Campus/Town Culture. The undergrads seem to be fully engaged in their work/studies. I hope it is their passion to be engaged and...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2018

We visited the campus with my son who will be attending in the fall of this year. The campus was beautiful.

Thank chestpain
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

This is the most beautiful campus filled with so much history. Our tour guide was great and told us all about the history as well as about the university. I'd recommend the tour even if you don't have kids aspiring to go here!

Thank Melissa H
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Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Historical place, everything just one place, City University you can find, history, food, friends, musiam, art gallery, coffe, library, gardens, all

Thank Niyireth P
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Vicki B
March 15, 2018|
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Response from Srini V | Reviewed this property |
Foot is better option. There is a shuttle bus to take you around and to the parking lot. How this helps. Enjoy.
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GC41
August 10, 2017|
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Response from ggny | Reviewed this property |
Check the website - search tours and information sessions then click on "current schedule" Looks like they have 2 tours on remaining Sundays in August at 1 pm and 3:30 pm, but check the website to be sure.
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pinchak4
June 17, 2017|
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Response from mafcp | Reviewed this property |
1 1/2hours . easy drive
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