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Address: Ithaca, NY
Phone Number: 607-254-4636
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ivy league university and amazing place to visut it is a decent place to visit duiring the summer time, although it is an amazing attraction to visit in ithaca to nehonest

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

ivy league university and amazing place to visut it is a decent place to visit duiring the summer time, although it is an amazing attraction to visit in ithaca to nehonest

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Was there during the summer so not sure how it is when full of students. The campus is very free and open. It also feels very safe.

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Grand Cayman
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was a pleasant surprise to see the lay of the land of Cornell. Getting there was through steep inclines and forests, and finally when you reach up top, there is a big city of a university! Buildings were a splendid blend of new and old, great new and fantastic old! It was the break when we visited, but still... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great location for a walk through or drive .. Beautiful architecture old and new buildings .. great place to visit for a couple of hours, or a picnic lunch.. The view of the lake from the hill is amazing ..

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Bethpage, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a college tour and also viewed the campus which was really beautiful. Every building had its own story and new facts about it which were very interesting, and the people surrounding were also very nice.

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Huntington, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the tour given by students. The campus is awesome. It seems like a great place to be an undergrad. The ice cream in the Dairy Bar was excellent.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The campus was nice, but the set up of the campus is not the best. There are separate campuses (North and West) for the dorms, and the class buildings are on Central campus. The freshman are housed on north campus, which is a 15 minute walk to central campus. Or a bus ride. We didn't think that was good planning.

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ithaca, ny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful campus. It's very clean and laid out very nice. Each building has its own story to tell and there are many hidden treasures in each one from brain collections to stone collections. Each department has so many things to show any visitor. The observatory is one of the highlights of the campus. Great summer night sky... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Cornell University is a very pretty campus. There is a mixture of the beautiful old "Ivy League" style buildings and then there a lot of new interesting buildings. We were there on a summer Sunday evening so it was very quiet and we didn't take a tour but we do plan to go back when we can get the full... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was finally able to show my children my alma mater. They loved it as much as I did. We walked all around the main campus, explored the two gorges, visited the art museum and the campus store, and even stayed at the Statler Hotel on campus. It is all as beautiful as I remembered!

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