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Yale University

New Haven, CT 6520
+1 203-432-4771
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Not As Impressive As I thought It Would Be

I'm a big fan of architecture, and it was nice, but just not as spectacular as we thought it would... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
FromSea2ShiningC
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Mansfield, Ohio
Nice campus

Had a nice tour of the campus. The Yale Art Gallery was the best college gallery we've visited. A... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
PaulWilliams3rd
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Durham, North Carolina
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One of the country's oldest and most prestigious universities.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ivy league” (27 reviews)
“visitor center” (18 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a big fan of architecture, and it was nice, but just not as spectacular as we thought it would be. It did get dark early in November, so that could have played a factor in it. Most things were locked down (gates, etc.) and...More

Thank FromSea2ShiningC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a nice tour of the campus. The Yale Art Gallery was the best college gallery we've visited. A lot of history.

Thank PaulWilliams3rd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Check out the Payne Whitney Athletic Facility. An older classic building which was way ahead of its tim. Also the Yale Golf Course is a must see/play if you golf. Art musuem and Woolsey Hall for theatre/musical events.

Thank BigPhil2017
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This campus is right out of a movie...Harry Potter or otherwise. Rich collegiate gothic architecture abounds, with multiple quadrangles and walkways, etc. Roam around, the place is huge. And there are some Revolutionary era buildings at the core. Then take a stroll to the art...More

1  Thank ParkerSturbridge
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

I visited Yale for a recent competition. The campus is so detailed and intricate - like nothing I've ever seen. The only downside is that you're confined to a very limited area because if you go out of the campus you're in a very unsafe...More

Thank MillyMoo03
Reviewed 30 November 2017

I was in a visit to Yale with my 14 year old daughter who participated in the World Scholars Cup. While my daughter was spending her time participating in her tournament, I was visiting the university on my own as well as on a guided...More

1  Thank 266mps
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Great place to take a walk and enjoy the architecture. Most buildings look unique from one another and make a very enjoyable walk. If you want to get more history then you can take a walking tour. If you are near the area, its worth...More

1  Thank Alison R
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

I am a prospective student at Yale and recently got the opportunity to visit the campus. I instantly fell in love with the campus, the buildings and especially the libraries. I don’t think you could find a better campus to live on.

Thank Twesha D
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Took a train from NYC to New Haven to see coastal journey - off peak prices after 9. About two hours train. Walked round Yale Campus most of which is open to public. Small visitors centre. Could have done free Yale tour - one in...More

Thank Sam13-Shane
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Great place to stroll and visit the historic campus. Peaceful and beautifully maintained. The Library is a treasure as are many of the buildings on campus. A treasure.

1  Thank RonL40
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