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University of California, Berkeley

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Address: Berkeley, CA 94720
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California's most prestigious public university is the home of liberalism...

California's most prestigious public university is the home of liberalism and revolution.

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Excellent tour guide and visit to UC Berkeley. It was a short trip and a beautiful day. Definitely pay the $3 to go up in the Campanile. The view is fantastic.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Greenwich, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent tour guide and visit to UC Berkeley. It was a short trip and a beautiful day. Definitely pay the $3 to go up in the Campanile. The view is fantastic.

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Vibrant community of scholars. Make sure to hike the Big C and the panoramic hills if you have time.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

UC Berkeley is a great university campus. I have visited it many times on account of my ties with the university. The campus is very colorful throughout the year (specially during Spring & Summer with flowers in full bloom). It has a lot of history attached to it and taking a student guided tour is worth it. If you are... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We came for a college tour during Spring break and were very pleased with it! One of the students walked us through the grounds sharing fun stories from the school's past and everyday life on campus. The only thing we missed were all the students - would definitely recommend to come while school is in session!

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Thank Marina K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful campus, right downtown Berkeley. Close to lots of culture with the New Pacific Film Archive and Bay Area Museum. Other Cinema's and great eating! Restaurants are abundant, from the very fine Dining to fast food. Good Bars and eating spots with live Music.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a stroll around some of the campus before heading for lunch. The campus is a large and lovely one. Positive, energetic atmosphere. Wish we had more time here.

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Vacaville, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although it isn't the "Berkeley" we once knew, it is a lovely campus and always a joy to visit. I especially like the University Art Museum.

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Rancho Mirage, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Drove around campus to view. Beautiful and extensive campus. Telegraph Avenue leads into campus and gives an interesting entrance to University.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The university is good to go around , but has amazing views and a great rating for education. One of the best universities in the world and has amazing choice and quality of professors that are world class

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Roseville, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i have been there for a summer time evening music show, weather was perfect for a july evening, architecture was nice and people were nice and friendly.

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