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Gorgeous

Lovely place for a stop off. The information centre has a map with points of interest so you can do... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2018
Heidi B
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Blue Mountains, Australia
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Grand old Ivy League architecture.

Although not comparable to nearby Harvard, this is nonetheless a beautiful campus. Buildings are... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2018
JBlanc197
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Miami, Florida
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

Nice campus for walking with interesting architectural features. The buildings and their history are the highlight, for sure.

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Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Lovely place for a stop off. The information centre has a map with points of interest so you can do your own tour. Really beautiful town as well.

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Reviewed October 17, 2018

Although not comparable to nearby Harvard, this is nonetheless a beautiful campus. Buildings are fine old brick structures reminiscent of the old world. The fence bordering the main heart of campus is a thing of beauty in itself, and bears dates which commemorate events and...More

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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Whether you are into the history or enjoying the scenery and architecture of the buildings, if you’re in the area, I’d recommend at least a stroll around the campus. We were there in early October and the weather was perfect. My wife, daughter, and granddaughter...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2018

Lovely area. People are so friendly. Try to take in a bears game. The stadium experience was fantastic. And we won 😊

Thank Robert H
Reviewed September 12, 2018

I wouldn't consider Brown University a must-see in Providence. The campus is quite small and not particularly beautiful, although I guess the European atmosphere will appeal to some. If you have some time to spare, do go for a short stroll around the area.

Thank MCKD20
Reviewed September 10, 2018

It is a pretty campus. Nice architecture, makes for great photos. There is metered parking. The RISD museum is located on campus.

Thank Breann K
Reviewed September 8, 2018

This is a much smaller university than we expected but the campus is absolutely lovely with some wonderful buildings. Brown obviously has produced some wonderful alumni despite being a school known mostly for undergraduate studies. The campus and surroundings are beautiful and it is easy...More

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Reviewed August 22, 2018

Brown is an Ivy League university, founded in 1764, located on the east side of Providence, RI. It has an undergraduate student body of about 6,500 students, and over 3,000 graduate students. The academic curriculum is world renowned, and students from all over the world...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

A frequent stop for college-bound teens and there parents. A hard school to get into but a popular stretch school for students. A pretty quad with 19th and early 20th century buildings. The only Ivy League school without a law or business school, but it...More

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Free, but you must register before coming to campus
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Rt. I-80 is the route with the least tolls. Ends ar GW bridge in NY, and then I-95 from there to Providence(the worst part of the trip). Brown does a great job helping new students move in! My younger son will be a senior... More
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