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University of Pennsylvania

3101 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3437
+1 215-898-5000
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Philadelphia's Beyond the Cheesesteak Walking Tour Including Penn and Drexel
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This Ivy League institution counts, among its founders, Ben Franklin.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ivy league” (44 reviews)
“locust walk” (18 reviews)
3101 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3437
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took some time to explore this campus and found it quite ordinary. Although it has a very rich history it was not one of the more memorable campuses to visit.. We loved the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology!

1  Thank EGRap
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked from our hotel out to the campus to see the historic buildings and statues. It did not disappoint. It also leads to a funky neighbourhood with bistros and pubs -- the campus book store is outstanding!

Thank TignB
Reviewed 31 October 2017

It is nice around and you have a lot to do. The classrooms are kind of old and may need some renovation but the building is really nice.

Thank Samuel G
Reviewed 21 October 2017

I stopped by the Arthur Ross Gallery in the Fisher Fine Arts Library of the University of Pennsylvania on a beautiful autumn afternoon since there is always something new to learn. The current exhibition, A View of One’s Own, traces the different perceptions of people...More

Thank Elisabeth B
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We spent about 3 hours to tour the campus with a student. Oldest University in our country. We learned about undergrad program. visited different building on campus and large bookstore. Highly recommend.

Thank Whitesandbeache
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Took executive education at the Wharton Schoool. Top notch facility and great instructors. Would highly recommend.

Thank rlb_4
Reviewed 8 October 2017

me and my wife spent about 3 hours walking around and sightseeing on campus, we did the visitor sightseeing walk that highlights all the buildings and must see things on campus. very beautiful campus, easy to walk, close to trains to take you into center...More

Thank Kurt H
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

This a beautiful campus! Wonderful park like feel as you walk through the campus. The buildings are steely and historic.

Thank Karencolton44
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The lawns of this university are simply the greenest among places blessed with inordinate amounts of profound thought. Little food trucks (trailers really) are sprinkled around the landscape, providing inspiring odors that complement the density of brilliant ideas. A must for the Philadelphia visitor in...More

Thank valtannen
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Attended an info session and tour. Was very organized. Tour guide was very articulate and thorough. The college had a nice campus feel although located in the city. There are beautiful tree-lined walkways as well as interesting art work. The buildings all have a different...More

Thank Karen L
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8 August 2016|
Response from TommyBoy94 | Reviewed this property |
Many parking lots in the area. Some spots on the street. You pay for parking at a kiosk if you park on the street. Personally, I do a parking lot as fines in Philly are expensive and street parking is not free well into the... More
26 July 2015|
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Response from StlmanChuck | Reviewed this property |
Went to Davios restaurant and had both exceptional food, but also terrific service.