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Nice view & sounds!

My husband and I were able to see and hear the bell tower from the Aloft hotel we were staying. It... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
Nags Head
via mobile
Important Landmark

A special spot for any NC State alumni. The tower was built to commemorate those students and... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Linda B
Raleigh, North Carolina
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2011 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27607
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

This was a nice stop while we were in the area. The tower is beautiful and hearing the bells is definitely amazing. Plus the area around it has tons of grass which us great for kids to run and play. The area is perfect to...More

Thank Beth M
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Not something that I would make a special trip for, but when I'm in the area it's an interesting spot to stop and take some photos. Would be especially good for alumni, WWI/Military monument fans.

Thank Kate E
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Hit this place on the way out of town. Great spot to take a photo and walk around for a bit. Parking is tight so if visiting on school day or during a special time you might not have any spaces close by.

Thank patterd7
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were able to see and hear the bell tower from the Aloft hotel we were staying. It was one of the first things that caught our eye, walking through the lobby/bar area of the hotel. It also chimes at times too,...More

1  Thank 412toOBX
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Well maintained bell tower landmark on edge of NCSU campus, photo ops, leisurely stroll to a few cool eateries along the Hillsborough St. Aloft Hotel directly across from the tower.

Thank Brent B
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Built as a shrine to honor the NC State students and alumni who died in WWI. The Shrine Room has a memorial plaque with the names of the 34 who died plus 1 more to honor all those students and alumni who fought in the...More

1  Thank Levon M
Reviewed 10 April 2018

This is a monument to honor those who have fallen in WWI, especially one of there alumni, Located at the North Carolina university.

Thank Buster2001
Reviewed 6 December 2017

A special spot for any NC State alumni. The tower was built to commemorate those students and alumni who died during WWI. It is easy to access as it is right on Hillsborough Street.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The NCSU bell Tower is a great place for photos when touring the campus. Plenty of large shade trees and sidewalks make it a pedestrian friendly area.

Thank gatortunor
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The Bell Tower is one of the most Hallowed spots on campus and was built after WW I as a memorial to those Alumni & Students who fought & died in Word War I. It is built on the North East corner of the main...More

2  Thank Levon M
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