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Iowa State University

Ames, IA 50011
+1 515-294-4111
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The Iowa state Center, the Riemann Gardens, Central Campus and the Campanella

Iowa State University has it all. This is where the first Computer was developed. One of the best... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Charles N
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Nevada Iowa, United States
food and drink only

we had a company dinner/mixer at the stadium. great facility, the crew working the event were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lkm55
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Porterville
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great school” (12 reviews)
“college visit” (12 reviews)
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Ames, IA 50011
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+1 515-294-4111
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Iowa State University has it all. This is where the first Computer was developed. One of the best Vet-Med schools in the country. and History galore. George Washington Carver graduated and taught here.

Thank Charles N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we had a company dinner/mixer at the stadium. great facility, the crew working the event were friendly and pleasant, and the food was excellent. when you can get full sixed rib eye steaks at a buffet dinner its a good dy.

Thank lkm55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came for food science open house. Campus is beautiful, good mix of older architecture and new. Surprisingly wooded and nice outdoor areas. Much larger campus than expected, didn't have time to see whole campus, but Avery enjoyable visit overall.

Thank DisneyDad21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Game! Too bad the cyclones could not hold on to the ball :( Better luck next year. GO STATE! YEs

Thank SammyF8989
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful, family friendly campus, with tons of grassy space and well manicured green spaces. The campus town is directly across from Lake Laverne and Memorial Union. Two elegant white swans grace Lake Laverne. See pics. Even if you don't attend this college,...More

Thank init4keeps
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Went to an Iowa State volleyball game here. This is easy to get to, lots of parking all around. Every seat has a nice view of the court. Tickets are only $5 and parking is free. Obviously a very inexpensive way to spend a couple...More

Thank busy_traveler
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This is a lovely campus. It is much bigger than when I attended many years ago. It is inviting and friendly. There are a lot of new restaurants and activities. It is very close to access to Des Moines. I have family members that are...More

Thank Steven E
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Beautiful campus grounds, fountains, historical buildings, statues, tall tree, lots of flowers, ponds, and swans on the lake! A very easy campus to walk around and enjoy the beauty. Across the street several restaurants and stores to hang out at. Very student friendly and many...More

Thank Terri C
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We stopped out of curiosity while on vacation and were impressed. The easy-to-follow signage directed us to an easily accessible visitor information center. The friendly woman there prepared a parking pass for us and suggested some things to see. It’s fairly easy to drive on...More

Thank Mack3065
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Got to take a picture of the fountain on North side of the Student Union. The quad was pretty. Bring a hammock to tie around trees and chill!

Thank Chrcho11
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