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Reviewed 15 March 2018

We saw some of the university buildings in Dunedin on a city tour and past by them again on a visit to the Otago Museum. The buildings were spread out, but seemed to be clustered around the Leith River which runs through the campus, not...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped here as part of a bus tour and our tour guide walked us around part of the campus. The differing types of architecture varying from the very old to ultra modern made this a very interesting location

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Baylander
Reviewed 12 March 2018

This would be one of the most beautiful places in NZ. The history this university has is so impressive. They have blended the new buildings, which are stunning in their own right, and the old perfectly.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank _kmphilpott7
Reviewed 7 March 2018

The older parts of the University are lovely to stroll around. Peaceful and beautful architecture. Within easy walking distance from the town centre.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank drrferg
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We held our Nurses Reunion at this venue on 4 March and were very impressed with the comprehensive menu of delicious food. Gluten free options available. The staff were friendly and attentive. The venue is centrally located in the University Grounds and it is a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Margreet S
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Like most university campuses, the architecture can be a variegated hodgepodge, but the many older buildings are quite impressive. Some of the newer ones are also very interesting in terms of their design. It's a neat campus to visit.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Larry P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We were brought to the University by a lady that decided she would drive us around so we could see more than downtown. What a phenomenal Institution! The architecture is so solemn and stately, although you know young people are studying here with the joy...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank ruthandvern
Reviewed 16 January 2018

It’s certainly worth dropping in and taking a stroll through the centre of the University. It’s a peaceful, green and great architecture. A substantial river flows through part of the uni too. All photogenic. On the down side is that there are major renovations and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Ian-Down-Under
Reviewed 8 January 2018

The clocktower of University of Otago and its surrounding buildings are very eye-catching. A stroll into the campus is like a journey to Victorian England. When in Dunedin, do spend some time here.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Leonhkny
Reviewed 31 December 2017

There was nothing much to do in Dunedin after visiting the Otago Peninsula and railway station. We decided to drop by the university to visit the clock tower. The clock tower is beautiful and has a nice surrounding with benches to sit. Easy access from...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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