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Yale University, New Haven

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Wander the halls and grounds of Yale University to get a feel for the institution's 300-year history and the minds that have studied here. Join a guided tour led by a current student, or pick up the Blue Trail map for a self-guided tour. You can also choose to listen to audio tracks on your own MP3 player as you explore the university. The guided tour will take you to the central campus area, several of Yale's residential colleges, the Gothic Sterling Memorial Library, and the Beineke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. You'll learn about student life on campus, the university's architecture, and Yale's history. Put Yale University on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our New Haven online trip builder .
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  • Enjoy New Haven and the historic architecture of Yale University! Something different each time you visit with some of the best restaurants in Conn. within walking distance of the campus!  more »
  • Along with Harvard, Princeton, West Point and Virginia, for us Yale was a must see. We visit college campuses all over the place, but those five are so old and have such storied pasts, we made special...  more »
  • Universities are made and in the district located and very fresh. Each building on campus side by side across the road and the staff were helpful. Once here want to learn.
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  • Premier education - sure.; But probably the most impressive part was the residential houses and the culture of mutual support. Currently college touring and although not the best fit for our family, having seen many other selective colleges, I would have to say that Yale looks like they are doing it right. Closest to it would be U Chicago.
  • Please, it doesn’t matter if they are a house sparrow do not test on birds. They are cute, NON “invasive”, and very friendly and do not deserve to be tested on. People are not birds therefore making your tax dollars wasted on funding these cruel experiments.
  • 40 minutes speed walking around Yale, we didn't get to see everything but what we saw was so superb. If you are anywhere near the area, definitely make time to visit. I was like a little kid in Hogwarts with all the history and architecture. If you are hungry, try Yorkside pizza, so much history there, fast and delicious. Don't go at night, we heard it's not too safe. Loved it loved it loved at Yale.
  • I went as part of a school group and we all had a great time! Tour guide was extremely friendly and knowledgeable, and the University itself was extremely nice to see and explore. Lots of libraries and beautiful architecture. Would gladly visit again
  • OMG the best place ever! We went there December 9th AND IT WAS SO LARGE! WE WENT TO THE LIBRARY SHOP AND GOT ANYTHING WE WANT. AFTER THAT WE WENT BACK FOR PIZZA! AFTER THAT WE MEET NEW PEOPLE! IT WAS A SPECIAL TRIP!
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