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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a beautiful campus to see. It’s a great place to walk around and see all the beautiful buildings. New Haven has a lot to offer.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Martha M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited the Peabody museum and ate the famous Pepe’s pizza (that’s a whole other review). I had my two children 4 and 7. They did pretty good but I had to cut short the walking tour. I could have strolled around Yale area for hours...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We really enjoyed walking around the university - the buildings are so cool. Lovely campus with very tidy grounds and just an overall great place to walk around.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Tina M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

im elm city born and bred ( st raphael, NOT yale). this $25billion cadre of self anointed corporate banditos in the guise of a school hires thousands of locals and pays them just enough to keep them poor while dumping their selfish self involved students...More

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank Walt B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved Touring Yale. Made me want to go back in time and attend College here. Awesome guide and Great end of Summer Day to See a Beautiful Campus. Will go visit the Libraries more in depth the next time Im in town. If your thinking...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank veniag2019
Reviewed September 3, 2019

Highly recommanded the free tour with a Yale student. It starts at 10.30 am with a 10-minute film in the visitor center and then the student takes you all around the university. The young guide was great. Excellent University, one of the best on the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank esse p
Reviewed September 3, 2019

The campus is like castle, my daughter said some of the building like hogwards. make sure to join the campus tour.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Rizalgs
Reviewed August 29, 2019

We arrived at 10am and parked in a small parking lot on Wall St. near Temple Ave. $5 an hour. If you go on a weekend, you probably can find street parking. The Visitor Center is at 149 Elm Street in an old house. There...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank mariono227
Reviewed August 27, 2019

I highly recommand the free tour with a Yale student. It starts at 10.30 am with a 10-minute film in the visitor center and then the student takes you all around the university for more than an hour. Kiki, our young guide was great.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Excursion34650493573
Reviewed August 23, 2019 via mobile

As a tourist visiting this historic university campus (the third-oldest in the United States) during summertime, I admittedly didn’t see or do much besides stop by the Visitor Center and wander the grounds of Yale’s Old Campus. The Visitor Center offers a free exhibit on...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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January 27, 2019|
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Response from Tanchigui | Reviewed this property |
Cut and pasted the following info from Yale University website: The Mead Visitor Center is the front door of the University and welcomes its visitors from around the world. It is located at 149 Elm Street New Haven, CT... More
June 28, 2018|
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Response from 732joshuae | Reviewed this property |
Just like Paul said.