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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Rice and the changes to the campus over the years are beautiful.There are more schools and lots of fine arts, photography and cinema schools now.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Lynn L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came to Houston to meet friends who really wanted to see Rice University. It is the most beautiful campus. We had a lovely walk through the campus.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jamie L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, this campus wasn't on my bucket list, but as we were in a nearby Hermann park and Museum district we decided to drive through. The campus grounds are enormous, with a very nice gate and nicely decorated bldgs. Plenty of oak tree lines, green...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank B1714D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have seen many college campuses and I would rate Rice University average. If your time is limited I would find another attraction.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jerry z
Reviewed 6 November 2018

The trails surrounding the campus are covered in old Oak trees that span the streets surrounding the campus. They are frequented by hikers, walkers and cyclist. Adjacent to the campus is the "University Village" filled with quaint as well as upscale shops and restaurants to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steve G
Reviewed 5 November 2018

5000 plus oak trees, very old buildings with stunning architecture. Art throughout campus with great little store all things Rice Owls. For a real treat come for a baseball game, great little field with view of medical center at night.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

Went for 3 hrs yesterday to volunteer for political campaign. They offered to feed me in Jones College Commons. Much fun being around students. Walked into Willie's Pub again for first time in 40 years. The food was delicious, more choices and MUCH HEALTHIER than...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JuliPerry
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Not a "must see" place, but interesting if you have a few minutes to drive around the campus. The surrounding residential areas have some beautiful homes to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hy R
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Didnt actually go in but our tour bus stopped and gave us some hisoptry as to the founder. Beautiful university.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jmcayrshire
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I was in Houston for work so went to see university after work. Its beautiful campus.. I took inner circle bus inside campus.. You can hop in hop off..

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Apathak205
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Brando_fdn
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Response from B5773KVdavidd | Reviewed this property |
Usually you have to pay to park. Five dollars I believe. But the tennis matches are free to the public.
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