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Address: Hampton, VA 23668

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Great Museum

The museum on campus has a number of great treasures in its possession. It was nice to see some of Jacobs Lawrence's early work.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Tina S
Hamilton, Hamilton, Bermuda
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Hamilton, Hamilton, Bermuda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum on campus has a number of great treasures in its possession. It was nice to see some of Jacobs Lawrence's early work.

Thank Tina S
Upper Marlboro, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful school of higher learning. We enjoy each time I visit the University. Friendly students and a beautiful campus.

Thank glr291
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

My daughter just started as a first year freshman. We have heard a lot of great things about the school. We are praying that my daughter has a successful academic year.

Thank Cbclark6
Salem, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

My son and his wife held their wedding on Campus in the Chapel and the reception at the Student Center. Both facilities were awesome and we had a great time. The Setting for the Wedding could not have been any better than what we experienced. The Student Center was simply beautiful and a great venue to have a reception. My... More 

Thank donderon2013
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

This is a historically black college and university in Hampton, VA. Hampton itself is one of the oldest cities in the U.S. The Emancipation Oak is found on the grounds of the school. There are also historic markers and information boards all over about the area and buildings. The Hampton National Cemetery is beside the property and it is very... More 

Thank globaltrekster
Newport News, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Worth a few of this historic campus and emancipation oak. A perfect home by the sea for students and faculty. A lovely spot with a well curated art museum that is worth a visit.

Thank HungryCurmudgeon
Manassas, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015

One of the most historical and beautiful college campuses in the United States. Enjoy all that the campus and surrounding communities -

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

Highly recommended Hampton University's museum to any locals who haven't been lately and a definite must for all outer town guest. Rich in displaying the history of HU's beginning. Native American and African collection is huge. Excellent fine and contemporary art collection including many original works. Exhibits do change so visit often. And it's FREE. Donations are appreciated.

4 Thank rong792
Ambler, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

I liked the spaciousness of the campus. However, parking for the convention was difficult, as the closer spaces to the events for the Ministers' Conference filled quickly. Also, leaving the parking lot was a disaster to say the least.

Thank Maxcinesc
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

It was very informative. I attended the tour with my daughter and niece which are both still in high school. The tour guides were impressive and the welcoming committee was out of this world!!!

Thank nymomx4

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