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Stanford University

450 Serra Mall, Palo Alto, CA 94305-2004
+1 650-723-2300
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Amazing campus!

A huge campus, designed to be a University, very well kept. It is nice to make their own walking... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Beatriz M
Vienna, Austria
Cannot forget - such a magnificent campus!

A large well maintained campus - you can barely cover 25% of it - not to forget the great alumni... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Breeding ground for Silicon Valley businesses. The founders of Hewlett Packard, Yahoo!, and Sun Microsystems all passed through the doors of this institution.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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450 Serra Mall, Palo Alto, CA 94305-2004
+1 650-723-2300
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A huge campus, designed to be a University, very well kept. It is nice to make their own walking tour and learn about their history. Amazing!!!!

Thank Beatriz M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A large well maintained campus - you can barely cover 25% of it - not to forget the great alumni and founders/innovators who studied here. Even if you are touring San Francisco, a visit to this campus should not be missed. Fortunate and blessed are...More

Thank NJCricketer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Greens, low rise buildings, yellow stone wall, red tops, fountains, palm trees and .... Beautiful sunshine and blue sky. It looks a resort rather than university. Good place to study at.

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wish my daughter would get opportunity to go here, but sadly they do not have an undergraduate business school, only graduate level. The tour was very informative, led by students. Would be a great place to study, with a web of support there on every...More

1  Thank jap727
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you can get in and if you can afford it, this is one of the top universities in the country if not the world. Its focus on engineering with a business emphasis is perfect for young future entrepreneurs. Big enough to have alot of...More

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stanford is one of the most beautiful campuses in the world and worthy of a visit even if you are not a studen there.

Thank Kyung Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a 70 minute walking tour of Leighland Stanford Junior University. It was wonderful to hear the history of Stanford and even the true name as well as our student guide's prospective about campus life. It is a beautiful and inspiring institution and my...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The style of the buildings was a surprise for all of us. We weren't really certain what we expected but it wasn't what we say. They are beautiful. What's not fun about looking around on a college campus.

Thank Go2FunFood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were on our way to visit friends for lunch in Palo Alto so decided to take a look at Stanford University. It's a big campus and surroundings kept nice. We also visited on a nice day and when school is not is session. Now...More

Thank D. W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Since we live not far (12 minute car ride away), some late afternoons we take a stroll through some of the gardens and wooded areas. It's a beautiful diversion from our daily routine.

Thank Israelrind
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Pamela B
9 July 2017|
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Response from SanFrancisco2ofUS | Reviewed this property |
You can book walking tours online. Got to visit.stanford.edu website and following the instructions.
Nancy F
12 June 2016|
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Response from L0ve2TravL4Fun | Reviewed this property |
You can easily just help yourself and do a self-guided tour. Otherwise participate in an official Campus Walking Tour and spend an hour with a student guide exploring the highlights of Stanford’s beautiful campus. A great... More