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Princeton University

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Address: Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544
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The ivy league campus is ideal for a stroll, where some interesting...

The ivy league campus is ideal for a stroll, where some interesting buildings may be visited.

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Very impressive place

Very impressive and interesting place. Architecture is very impressive and interesting. You could park the street. About $5 per hour. 1-2 hours is enough to see the place.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Kiev, Ukraine
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Sydney, Australia
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74 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Was very interesting walking around on a winter afternoon. Great buildings, visited a church and a display of Chinese characters. Some area's there was no disable access

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Kiev, Ukraine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very impressive and interesting place. Architecture is very impressive and interesting. You could park the street. About $5 per hour. 1-2 hours is enough to see the place.

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Thank Eran K
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Once you go inside you could feel like you are in a different time zone. Like you are not in New Jersey. European touch. The architecture is superb. You would envy the students studying in the university. Being the number 1 university in America, it make me more proud being a citizen of New Jersey.

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Hong Kong, China
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87 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

No campus tour available on the day we were there, so we just walked around the campus itself. So picturesque and tranquil; and such wonderful architecture. We also explored the newer part of the campus (devoted to engineering and the sciences) to get a better feel for the old and the new. Well worth the time spent, and there are... More 

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Fukuoka, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The campus is quite beautiful and picturesque. There are so many paces to see and take great photos. Highly recommended for travelers nearby to stop in.

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Marin County, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Princeton campus is worth a walk. It is a journey through history, architecture, and tradition. Certainly one of the country's great universities, a blend of modern and Renaissance, inspiring and nestled in a rural/urban part of New Jersey.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 238 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There's not much that can be added to what other TA reviewers have said. This is one of our great universities, so much has happened here.....great museums, great presence....worthwhile visit.

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Peru, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For the last several years, a trip to our family out east mwould not be complete without a a drive around/walk through the Princeton campus grounds. The architecture/atmosphere is both stimulating and profound. The buildings are a visual feast one can indulge for hours. The sense of history and tradition are like a blanket one can wrap around their feelings... More 

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Hogansville, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely breathtaking architecture and rich history. We are delighted our daughter is a graduate student at Princeton. Everyone we met was knowledgeable and courteous.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

One of the most prestigious university has a very calm presence and invites victors and students alike. I was in town for business meetings and went to university campus on Saturday, you feel inspired and rejuvenated visiting the campus. Liked it a lot.

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