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Stanford University

450 Serra Mall, Palo Alto, CA 94305-2004
+1 650-723-2300
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The most beautiful campus we've ever seen!

The architect, gardens, and design of the campus is exceptional! It's worth putting on your bucket... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
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Great outdoor art and views on campus

There are so many great things to see on Stanford's campus, but do not miss the view from the top... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Palo Alto, California
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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.
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  • 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 yesterday via mobile

The architect, gardens, and design of the campus is exceptional! It's worth putting on your bucket list! Since pictures are worth a thousand words check out my pictures!!!

Thank carolschaefer
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are so many great things to see on Stanford's campus, but do not miss the view from the top of the Hoover Tower, the Papua New Guinea Sculpture Garden and "Stone River" by Andy Goldsworthy.

Thank dreamingofrain
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok I didn't think I had any interest in Stanford but my husband wanted to see it. I was totally surprised at how lovely this campus is and enjoyed walking around. Now I wish my kids would go there if it wasn't for the $64...More

Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the place and the building structure. Simply amazing! A lot to explore and discover. Very nice and clean campus.

Thank regben69
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is extremely beautiful campus with lovely landscaping and iconic buildings. Every once in a while I love spending a couple of hours walking around the Campus.

Thank Ram S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The campus of Stanford is huge and beautiful. As a 1975 graduate, I can't help but wish it had maintained a bit more of the spirit of the consciousness of the 60's. But time marches on, and the university is still fantastic, albeit in a...More

Thank mmuller7753
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful Stanford University is great place to visit and spend quality family time. Wish it to more affordable.

Thank Oleg G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stanford is surely a dream university for us. My daughter also loved it. Whether she can make it here is to be seen.

Thank prasan68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited 10-12 college campuses over last 4 years. Stanford is one of my favorite. The energy is contagious, the building are beautiful - you know that you are in a special place. The athletic facilities are exemplary. I have not attended classes here,...More

Thank Omprakash M
Reviewed 2 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
Nearby Restaurants
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.34 miles away
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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
11 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