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Princeton University

Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544-0001
+1 609-258-3788
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Fall in love with pre equinox colors

Having visited the campus last year with the focus on appreciation of architecture of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Raghuraman C
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Awesome Afternoon

We had the opportunity to attend a football game at Princeton, what a wonderful experience for our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Patricia S
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The ivy league campus is ideal for a stroll, where some interesting buildings may be visited.
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Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544-0001
+1 609-258-3788
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having visited the campus last year with the focus on appreciation of architecture of the buildings, this year we walked around the campus meeting those amazing people , the art Museum and the nature. This is almost the beginning of fall and the campus and...More

Thank Raghuraman C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the opportunity to attend a football game at Princeton, what a wonderful experience for our grandsons (ages 5 and 7). After the game children were invited to go onto the field and throw a few passes. There was a table set up for...More

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took time out to drive over to visit the university and were most impressed. Having this large site in the countryside has allowed for well managed development of faculties and university facilities as the site was expanded away from the core old buildings nearest to...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beautiful campus of Princeton is surrounded by the quaint town of Princeton. The campus invites a view of what the university looked like over hundred years ago and walking around you can almost feel the deep history of the institution and the role many...More

Thank BillREvans
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love visiting universities. In my opinion, Princeton has one of the most beautiful campus in the United States. Along with Stanford and Yale, the university definitely has some very striking architectures. Chapel and Richardson Auditorium are beautiful. And the University Art Museum has great...More

Thank Qiaoyi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everywhere you look there is photography worthy architecture for camera lovers. Awe inspiring, giant trees for nature lovers. Kids can run and play through the grass and climb on public statues. An incredible, free museum for art lovers. It was a wonderful way to spend...More

Thank Caitlyn F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are fortunate to have a great mind and strong ambition, Princeton is exceptional. Yes, it is Ivy League. Yes, many students are privileged. But Princeton tries hard to be inclusive and diverse. I use the facilities a lot. It is a great culture...More

Thank Henry P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This University have 100 years old stone buildings well maintained. The new lab gives a modern touch. It is a pleasure walk through the building, back to the auditorium and the river for a kayak. There is Princeton University shop for the gifts. The Princeton...More

Thank smm06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the stroll through campus. Very good high school student guide who offered to take photos, search for restrooms and wait for pictures to be taken. Knowledgeable and pleasant. The campus boasts of beautiful buildings and history. Definitely worth a visit

Thank clobbes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a very pleasant day in Princeton. The University is really nice and you would think you were in the UK. the way it is built. Some interesting statues and, of course lots of students. After exploring the University we found a really nice...More

Thank MalagaBill77
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11 August 2017|
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Response from ggny | Reviewed this property |
Check the website - search tours and information sessions then click on "current schedule" Looks like they have 2 tours on remaining Sundays in August at 1 pm and 3:30 pm, but check the website to be sure.
18 June 2017|
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Response from mafcp | Reviewed this property |
1 1/2hours . easy drive
Tanja F
25 July 2016|
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Response from RRW547 | Reviewed this property |
The Princeton Campus fronts Nassau Street. The Admissions building is one of the first off Nassau Street.Nassau is full of restaurants , shops and has a bookstore that has great maps of the School & surroundings. The campus... More