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Tour bus stopped and gave info

Didnt actually go in but our tour bus stopped and gave us some hisoptry as to the founder... read more

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Ayrshire, Scotland
Beautiful campus

I was in Houston for work so went to see university after work. Its beautiful campus.. I took inner... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mumbai, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a "must see" place, but interesting if you have a few minutes to drive around the campus. The surrounding residential areas have some beautiful homes to see.

Thank Hy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didnt actually go in but our tour bus stopped and gave us some hisoptry as to the founder. Beautiful university.

Thank jmcayrshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in Houston for work so went to see university after work. Its beautiful campus.. I took inner circle bus inside campus.. You can hop in hop off..

Thank Apathak205
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful campus, a private university that is often called the "Ivy League of the South' Highly regarded for its programs in the Sciences, Liberal Arts and a compettive Executive MBA program, it is a jewel in the heart of Houston. They offer...More

Thank angelaholland1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love driving by the campus but what's even better is to take classes at the Glasscock School of Continuing Studies on the campus. I've had classes in the actual campus buildings at night as well as the Glasscock building. How fun to feel like...More

Thank MaryM10159
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I visited the Rice University campus as a prospective college for her undergraduate education. While Houston traffic (particularly on the freeway) is next to impossible, the campus itself displays an air of tranquility against a backdrop of buildings not unlike an Ivy...More

Thank Travelphobic2018
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We toured the campus in search of a school for my son who is on the hunt for a college in the next year. I was appalled to find out that you have to PAY to park . . . . . That started everything...More

Thank C D M
Reviewed September 8, 2018

It's a nice place to relax or take a walk. Beautiful flowers, trees and fountains in the middle of a large town. Surrounded by some quaint shops and eateries too.

Thank Yodatravel
Reviewed August 21, 2018

The campus is a nice place to take a stroll in the early morning or late afternoon. In the evening, the water fountains are beautifully illuminated, and so is the interesting installation "Twilight Epiphany" Skyspace by James Turrell.

Thank autumncs
Reviewed August 19, 2018

One of the few remain Universities that have a nice clean peaceful campus. great to just take a book and find a spot to read.

Thank larrysI2089NJ
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Response from B5773KVdavidd | Reviewed this property |
Usually you have to pay to park. Five dollars I believe. But the tennis matches are free to the public.