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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed walking around and taking in the many things to see especially in the art museum. There seems to be a need for more easily accessible campus maps though.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank tweedybird26
Reviewed July 29, 2019 via mobile

Went for the Museum of Art and then continued to walk around the attractive grounds. Seems to be a well endowed university with two outstanding museums and a world renowned reputation. Campus itself is easy to navigate, with parking next to the art museum. We...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank pfefmeister
Reviewed July 26, 2019 via mobile

This pristine campus is definitely laid out with the sole objective to stimulate the brains which made up the student body. It feels very spacious yet still maintaining the overall warmth and very welcoming ambience. One of the better university grounds in North America, I'd...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank marcelle_andree
Reviewed July 8, 2019

My son graduated from CMU 2019--Loved this college. Beautiful campus/buildings and love the long green grass area in the middle of campus. Free parking weekdays after 5 pm and saturday/sunday. Also love that Schenley Park is easy to walk too from campus.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank marciad2017911
Reviewed June 18, 2019 via mobile

I visited the university over a weekend this summer and it was still bustling with activity which is nice for summer. There are cool museums and new buildings to explore as well as nice athletic facilities.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

Good friends, good food, fun activities and favorable weather made for a great weekend. Annual Spring Carnival, including exciting Buggy races, and well-organized 50th reunion combined for a memorable experience.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 16, 2019

I enjoyed the walk around the grounds and also the library which is huge! They also have a genealogy section with help!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Debra R
Reviewed October 12, 2018

If you're looking for a funky place where nerds and artists mingle and often work collaboratively, CMU is the place to visit. Even after a very long time, campus is still my favorite place to visit when I have an afternoon free in Oakland. From...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Feisqueen
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Carnegie Mellon reputation drew us visit the School and friendly people and beautiful campus may get my kids to come back.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MarkH-WS
Reviewed July 23, 2018

We visited both Pitt and CMU on the same trip. CMU's spacious campus contrasts well with Pitt's very urban campus.

Date of experience: July 2018
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April 21, 2018|
Response from pattis983 | Reviewed this property |
Not entirely certain as we stayed across the river as the hotels were a bit cheaper.
Nancy M
October 30, 2017|
Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
Depending on the time of the year, yes, you can schedule a tour.
Uma S
June 26, 2016|
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Response from Roger S | Reviewed this property |
You may enter the buildings. The museums are really awesome and kids love them. Have a great time.