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6100 Main St, Houston, TX 77005-1827
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

The trails surrounding the campus are covered in old Oak trees that span the streets surrounding the campus. They are frequented by hikers, walkers and cyclist. Adjacent to the campus is the "University Village" filled with quaint as well as upscale shops and restaurants to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steve G
Reviewed November 5, 2018

5000 plus oak trees, very old buildings with stunning architecture. Art throughout campus with great little store all things Rice Owls. For a real treat come for a baseball game, great little field with view of medical center at night.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

Went for 3 hrs yesterday to volunteer for political campaign. They offered to feed me in Jones College Commons. Much fun being around students. Walked into Willie's Pub again for first time in 40 years. The food was delicious, more choices and MUCH HEALTHIER than...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JuliPerry
Reviewed October 4, 2018

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.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hy R
Reviewed October 4, 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jmcayrshire
Reviewed October 2, 2018

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..

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Apathak205
Reviewed September 26, 2018

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

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank angelaholland1
Reviewed September 21, 2018

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

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank MaryM10159
Reviewed September 16, 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Travelphobic2018
Reviewed September 15, 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
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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.