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got the big bang feeling

we drove around through here, you can feel the big minds at work, impressive, tough to find parking... read more

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Douglas William M
Burbank, California
Cal Tech's campus is Stunning

Want to spend a quiet afternoon reading in an ideal setting? Walk the campus of Cal Tech and sit at... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pasadena, California
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we drove around through here, you can feel the big minds at work, impressive, tough to find parking though we wanted to walk around

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Douglas William M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Want to spend a quiet afternoon reading in an ideal setting? Walk the campus of Cal Tech and sit at one of many lovely gardens to read. The turtle pond is absolutely beautiful - at first we thought they were sculptures of turtles, but no,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank myriamgbst
Reviewed 14 October 2018

I attended Caltech and always loved the beauty of the campus. It's always perfectly manicured and kept very clean. Car aren't allowed in most parts, so it's a nice place for a walk. There's fountains throughout and even a cute pond with turtles. It's nice...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Katherine Z
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Nice Place to walk and see the campus of a famous institute How students are taught to excel in life later,

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sorabh
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places to walk around, ponder life and just relax. It must be all the intellectual synapses floating throughout the halls of academia that somehow makes it a most calming and yet stimulating environment. Architecture is an interesting mix of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 812agkv
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Cal Tech is a 100 (+) year old campus with a crown of mature trees, a pond with turtles, level walking areas, and the Beckman Auditorium for concerts and lectures. Romantic at night and safe with free parking on adjacent streets. In the past you...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank jamesv8
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Due to a family connection and curiosity I brought our son to come visit CalTech and we were both astounded at the campus and the how friendly the students were while we were there. To find people and nice and welcoming at this prestigious of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank J8494DQmarkh
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Campus contains many nice corners to sit down or to walk along. In the afternoon option to sit down in the cantina and have some good lunch.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Fam L
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Worldwide known place so surely worth a visit to walk around in this beautiful campus ! That must be a great place to study !

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank chris6708
Reviewed 9 July 2018

With more Nobel Prize winners per square foot than Stockholm in awards season, Caltech is by far the most prolific braintrust the world may ever know. So far faculty have won 38 Nobel Prizes, with countless other awards in the sciences. They are advancing medicine,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mark232016
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