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Hampton University

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Walking around the college, folks were helpful in guiding us to important sites. The Museum was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Earlysville, Virginia
A Beautiful Historic Campus has a museum filled with art history of the area, the Native American who settled here.

This campus is worth visiting and taking time to visit the library, State of the Art Campus health... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking around the college, folks were helpful in guiding us to important sites. The Museum was spectacular-- beautifully curated with stellar exhibits. All staff was helpful and gracious. Seeing the Emancipation Tree and standing under it was a moving experience. Don't miss Hampton!

Thank travelswitht0mat0es
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This campus is worth visiting and taking time to visit the library, State of the Art Campus health facilities, Tasty Cafeteria and enjoy the view and serenity around the bay inlet. The students are more than willing to assist you find your way around campus...More

Thank gloriaj318
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Came here to look at colleges for my son. I was really impressed with the campus compared to others HBCU's we've visited. This campus is beautiful. It's right on the water next to a marina. From what I saw the campus is very well kept....More

Thank calsha46
Reviewed June 18, 2018

A mainstay in Hampton Roads, specifically Hampton, VA. One of the oldest Historic Black College University. Hampton has some cutting edge research going on for cancer treatment with Proton technology. Regardless of your race, it's a great school worth checking out and has a lot...More

Thank TravelinMan757
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Hampton University is larger than you might expect - and the entire campus is pristine. Take time to stroll around the campus and enjoy the atmosphere of a lively campus.

Thank 349Charles25
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Slow down and enjoy a nice walk on this large beautiful campus surrounded on three sides by water. The trees are large, the grass is beautiful and the buildings are nice to look at. Well maintained, picturesque campus.

Thank NyasaK
Reviewed September 4, 2017

My wife was traveling independently of me the last weekend in August and this is her review: The Emancipation Oak is not actually on the grounds of Hampton University, but other reviewers have reviewed it with HU, so I will do likewise. By its sheer...More

Thank PhilosophicalOldGuy
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Rich history and a beautiful campus makes for a delightful experience. The Hampton University Museum is a must see when stepping foot on campus; the intriguing collection of artwork and artifacts displayed show the diverse and colorful history of Hampton. Education and culture go hand-in-hand,...More

Thank Chrysler253
Reviewed July 29, 2017

What a beautiful campus. The history on the campus is powerful. This is a historical Black College that makes an impact on you as soon as you enter the gate. The campus has been maintained and expanded. If you are in the area, I highly...More

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed June 8, 2017

Totally gorgeous campus... Plenty of things to see on campus. You can feel the centuries of history and you can visit some of it. Great place to visit with the kids to give them a piece of history.

Thank Davin D
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