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Lovely area. People are so friendly. Try to take in a bears game. The stadium experience was... read more

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University located in Providence.
1 Prospect St, Providence, RI 02912-9127
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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.

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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

Thank David W
Reviewed August 16, 2018

My daughter attended a pre-college summer course here recently. The college campus is lovely. Easy to negotiate and well signed. The students conducting our tours were very informative and polite. Accommodation in the halls of residence could definately be updated, but were perfectly adequate.

Thank IsabelladeTrenck
Reviewed August 12, 2018

I walked around this campus and found it to be very nice - everything I expected from Brown. The history here is amazing!

Thank Bonnie B C
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Go to the campus visitor center for a free map. Very walk-able, relatively small campus. Quite a few restaurants on Thayer. It is on a hill very close to downtown. We have no problem finding a free parking space north of campus. Definitely worth stopping...More

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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