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University of Pennsylvania

3101 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3437
+1 215-898-5000
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This Ivy League institution counts, among its founders, Ben Franklin.
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  • Average4%
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3101 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3437
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+1 215-898-5000
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I stopped by the Arthur Ross Gallery in the Fisher Fine Arts Library of the University of Pennsylvania on a beautiful autumn afternoon since there is always something new to learn. The current exhibition, A View of One’s Own, traces the different perceptions of people...More

Thank Elisabeth B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent about 3 hours to tour the campus with a student. Oldest University in our country. We learned about undergrad program. visited different building on campus and large bookstore. Highly recommend.

Thank Whitesandbeache
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took executive education at the Wharton Schoool. Top notch facility and great instructors. Would highly recommend.

Thank rlb_4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

me and my wife spent about 3 hours walking around and sightseeing on campus, we did the visitor sightseeing walk that highlights all the buildings and must see things on campus. very beautiful campus, easy to walk, close to trains to take you into center...More

Thank Kurt H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This a beautiful campus! Wonderful park like feel as you walk through the campus. The buildings are steely and historic.

Thank Karencolton44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lawns of this university are simply the greenest among places blessed with inordinate amounts of profound thought. Little food trucks (trailers really) are sprinkled around the landscape, providing inspiring odors that complement the density of brilliant ideas. A must for the Philadelphia visitor in...More

Thank valtannen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Attended an info session and tour. Was very organized. Tour guide was very articulate and thorough. The college had a nice campus feel although located in the city. There are beautiful tree-lined walkways as well as interesting art work. The buildings all have a different...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An amazing collection of artifacts collected by/donated to the University makes this a top notch attraction in Philadelphia. The museum is well organized and accessible for everyone.

Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

World famous, worth a visit if you're a tourist. The spaces are quite beautiful, as well as the building architecture. Do be sure to visit the archaeological museum.

Thank Sami L
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I used to work at Penn for years, so on my lunch breaks, I would walk around campus, taking in the history, looking at all of the wonderful buildings that are a part of the university. There are a ton of wonderful restaurants and food...More

Thank rol769
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8 August 2016|
Response from TommyBoy94 | Reviewed this property |
Many parking lots in the area. Some spots on the street. You pay for parking at a kiosk if you park on the street. Personally, I do a parking lot as fines in Philly are expensive and street parking is not free well into the... More
25 July 2015|
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Response from StlmanChuck | Reviewed this property |
Went to Davios restaurant and had both exceptional food, but also terrific service.