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University of Pittsburgh

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Neighbourhood: North Oakland
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Address: 4200 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA
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Visited Pitt for Basketball Game and Tour for Graduate School

My daughter and I visited Pitt to look at it and Carnegie Mellon for graduate (PhD) schools. She wanted to get an idea of the location before applying. We also attended the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Richard_frm_Virginia
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Winchester, Virginia

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Winchester, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My daughter and I visited Pitt to look at it and Carnegie Mellon for graduate (PhD) schools. She wanted to get an idea of the location before applying. We also attended the Panthers/UVA basketball game. We loved the immediate area and the campus. We felt very safe walking around in the evening and returning to our hotel rather late after... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great opportunity to see and learn about the many cultures that have made Pittsburgh their home. Amazing architecture that make you feel like you are in a scene from a Harry Potter movie. Fun & interesting for all ages.

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Cleveland Heights, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just finished my first semester here and I absolutely love it. I love being in a city but also having a campus feel. The people are great. The professors are great. The area is great. Loving it so far.

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Thank Ariana S
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome university full of history. Well worth some time to walk around and appreciate the construction and history. See the Cathedral of Learning.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

don't go nothing to at all see not the best neighborhood middle of very shady area food bad. no parking

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Statesville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

We were there on Thnaksgivng Day and nothing was open, but it was well worth a walk around campus, which is really beautiful. The Cathedral of Learning and Heinz Chapel are stunning.

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Thank dclmom34
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

If you're in Pittsburgh, it is well worth to visit the University of Pittsburgh. It is shaped in the gothic style and looks like a cathedral inside. Moreover, if you go inside and look at the computerized guide of the university, you will see the theme-based classrooms that are available in the university. This is an attraction that is not... More 

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Spokane Valley, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Went to school there several years ago and recently revisited. Large campus with law and medical schools. Also a world class medical center.

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Thank Greg M
Pennsylvania, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Loved the tour of the University, particularly the Cathedral of Learning and the dormitories. Great school!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

we just walk around, but I think it it would be a nice place. As we visited there in weekday on 31st Aug, the cathedral of learning is no longer open to public (unlike in summer holiday) unless you come in weekends, but we enter the Heinz Memorial chapel, both outside and inside looks good.

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