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Reviewed 2 days ago

Check online for the schedule of chimes concerts up in the bell tower. I suggest visiting on Saturday or Sunday when parking was available and free in a lot adjacent to the McGraw Tower. We first had to climb quite a steep hill from the...More

Thank Cynthia F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Surprise that has a canyon went through campus, very big campus. I like the view from the hill. It is very good place to enjoy your four years college life.

Thank Ben R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the only place we visited in Ithaca. We paid $6 for 4hr visitors parking. Then we’ve walked on campus for almost 4hrs and still not be able to see all the campus. It’s a beautiful school.

Thank 614Angel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited it during summer time, worth of revisiting in Fall, Winter and Spring. Beautiful campus and so much to explore around the town.

Thank Beverly R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really picturesque campus in a pretty small town. It’s worth your time if you’re in Ithaca to at least drive through the campus.

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful buildings, located on the top of a hill - with view overlooking town and "Cayuga's Waters" as the Cornell song goes. The library, chapel, and other places are open to enjoy.

Thank VAbeachgirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The College of Veterinary Medicine of Cornell University is big, modern and impressive. I was impressed by the rich history of this institution, as well as the technical equipment of classes and laboratories.

Thank Ildar-Tash
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether you are a prospective student or just a visitor to the area, you should take a walk around Cornell’s campus. Loved it and now my son will be applying here. Amazing school.

Thank laurmann2000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cornell provides such a beautiful setting in upstate New York, it is great to see such a fine Engineering and Science university have such wonderful facilities.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perched up on the hill, you get wonderful views of the river and then there is the Cascadilla Gorge right there next to the campus - wow! The buildings of the campus are an interesting mix of steep slate roof medieval looking to 70's styles...More

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sdaniel88
July 7, 2018|
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Response from Lvanwonderen | Reviewed this property |
The campus is quite large and there are fees to access some areas. The hostess at our B&B (William Henry Miller Inn) supplied us with a map and suggested going to then Gardens and the Art Gallery which has a great views of... More
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May 24, 2016|
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Response from Phishstx52 | Reviewed this property |
Sign up for a tour. They are student led and you will learn some interesting facts that otherwise you wouldn't have known. The students do a fantastic job and then you can revisit other areas, ask questions and head out on... More
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