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The Johns Hopkins University

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Address: 3400 North Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21218
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+1 410-516-8000

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A gem in Baltimore

Closed to downtown Baltimore and inner harbor. Great campus atmosphere. Lots of security. Convenient to public transportation.

Reviewed 3 days ago
Grace W
Mountainside, New Jersey
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Mountainside, New Jersey
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46 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Closed to downtown Baltimore and inner harbor. Great campus atmosphere. Lots of security. Convenient to public transportation.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A great university in the inner city in an upscale neighborhood. The new Henrietta Lacks movie reflects the story of the family and the research lab that established the world's human cell study gold standard HeLa cells while her family misunderstood what was happening with her cells with some thinking their mother could still feel pain as her cells were... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The JHU campus is incredibly beautiful. Visit in the spring and enjoy quads filled with flowering trees and spacious greens surrounded by lovely Georgian red brick buildings. Tour through Gilman Hall and admire the beautiful stained glass in the reading rooms, see the generous library space, beautiful athletic facilities, and extensive academic spaces. Add to this the fact that JHU... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Johns Hopkins as a college Visit for my daughter, and attended an hour-long presentation by a member of the admissions team for the university. Our initial concerns of security remain after driving through some dilapidated neighborhoods in Baltimore, but the campus seems relatively secure, with security guards and emergency call buttons everywhere. The campus is beautiful and we... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 297 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Either Johns Hopkins University or the Hospital a distance from each other, terrific history behind both institutions. The University itself has beautiful grounds, lovely staff. The Hospital sits in a pretty bad part of town sorry to say, BUT good care.

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Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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156 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We toured the school this weekend and found the campus to be beautiful and everyone we encountered very friendly. If you come I would suggested staying at the Colonnade Doubletree hotel which is just across the street from the campus.

Thank jennlarra
Annandale, Virginia
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Recovery from complicated hip surgery, medical students and STAFF J. H. Hospital.- my care was superb and successful, due to devotion, demonstrated during my rehabilitation!

Thank Edward B
New Haven, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Really beautiful campus for an urban setting, interesting building architecture, sculptures....enjoyed seeing the campus ...

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Hanover, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Large prestigious hospitals really get a bad rap when it comes to patient service. Johns Hopkins isn't your typical large hospital. The outpatient facility is very well run and easy to navigate. First of all, the Metro ends right at the concourse so there is no need to walk around the neighborhood or drive any farther than Owings Mills. Once... More 

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Parkville, Maryland
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Johns Hopkins a very famous university, especially well known for its Medical center and campus, and for the Peabody School of Music. It's nice to walk around in and get a taste of the history there.

Thank JTofilon

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