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Yale University

New Haven, CT 6520
+1 203-432-4771
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So very much worth the time

Parking is a little tricky if you are starting with the visitor center (and I suggest that you do... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
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Fantastic Building Structure

The buildings around the city show an amazing structure, It is worth a walk around the street to... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
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One of the country's oldest and most prestigious universities.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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New Haven, CT 6520
+1 203-432-4771

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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Parking is a little tricky if you are starting with the visitor center (and I suggest that you do that). After circling one way streets with metered parking we ended up parking in a lot by the retail area of Broadway and Elm and it...More

4  Thank Minnesota42
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

The buildings around the city show an amazing structure, It is worth a walk around the street to see the different campuses.

Thank D_v_D_USA
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful place to visit, loved walking around the wonderful buildings, soaking up the atmosphere. We went into the library it is amazing in there, couldn't go up to the 15 floors of books to see the 10 million books, but we could go...More

Thank LynnLagor
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I take the tour every year with my students. I have never been disappointed and each year I learn something new about this gorgeous campus. Go to the visitor center and check out this wonderful tour. It takes about an hour.

1  Thank TheSuze12
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Tour went through the old sections of campus, buildings and explained a lot about the history and layout The old books collection library was really nice to hear about, only wish it would have been sunny the day we visited so we could see it...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

If walking around a beautiful campus and imagining its impact on the country and world is your thing then Yale is a must visit. New Haven is Yale and the fact that it's in the middle of town speaks to such. The campus is a...More

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We were able to sign up for a student's tour of the University. Our guide, Taylor, was s 2nd year student. He was very enthusiastic about both the University and the city. The tour lasted approx 2 hours and included 2 of the schools and...More

Thank rlwlawrisk
Reviewed 10 September 2017

The campus is looking better than ever as many improvements have been made. There is so much to see, but if you have time stop in to see Sterling Library on High Street, any of the wonderful museums and the bookstore on Broadway (where there...More

Thank Jody1975
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We toured with our high schooler. Even if you're not scouting out colleges, it is an interesting place to walk around and visit. The library/museum has some really neat artifacts- including the Gutenberg Bible, and is open to the public. The student library is a...More

1  Thank Karen L
Reviewed 9 September 2017

If you don't sign up for a group tour, the most you can do is walk around and look at the architecture (and see what kids paying insane tuition prices are up to on the quad, like playing Frisbee, hula hooping, and twirling batons--no joke)....More

Thank Brittany_11_10
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