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Williams College

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Address: 880 Main St, Williamstown, MA 01267-2600
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+1 413-597-3131

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Amazing place. Great nature, kind people, great place for vacation.

Our daughter went to Williams college, so we were in this beautiful city. Beautiful nature, mountains. A small town with lovely kind people. We were at the college tour, and there... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 January 2017
Roman V
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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102 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a 3hour orientation and campus tour. Only negative was trudging through 20"+ of snow during the Blizzard of 2017! Students were in good spirits and the campus was beautiful under the blanket of new snow.

Thank 68Z28
Houston, Texas
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209 reviews
30 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Williams is nestled in the Berkshire Mountains where Massachusetts, Vermont, and New York come together. It is quaint and a nice respite visit during travel. Williams is located in Williamstown and has a few shops and restaurants. The college has a storied history dating back to the late 1700s.

Thank jswflights
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

Our daughter went to Williams college, so we were in this beautiful city. Beautiful nature, mountains. A small town with lovely kind people. We were at the college tour, and there were a lot of impressions. We are very glad that our daughter is in this fantastic city and it is very important in a safe. Humans are very different... More 

Thank Roman V
Amesbury, Massachusetts
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162 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

We've driven through many times, in spring, fall and winter but recently decided to stop for a walkabout. The wide, safe flat sidewalks made that easy, and the wonderful range of striking buildings were a delight to see. there are some shops and eateries in the small downtown, but the campus is the real attraction.

Thank ragtop_rider
New York City, New York
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20 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

We really enjoyed walking through Williams College. The grounds are really pretty, nice to stroll through. We were during the college break, I am sure it is even more beautiful and lively when classes are going on. The museum is small and cute, - worth stopping by. The sculptures outside (the huge eyes) are perfect setting for pictures. The view... More 

Thank Galina Z
Liverpool, England
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68 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Small college with a number of interesting buildings to walk around. Shops & restaurants are limited to mainly one street with more just out of town.

Thank Childwall56
North Luffenham, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We visited the college and was extremely impressed with the facility and the hospitality shown to us both. The architecture and history is very impressive and basically, there is something for everyone to do.

Thank P44cka
Sunshine Coast, Australia
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191 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

We are currently traveling through New England looking for fall colours. Coming from Queensland where it's summer all year around, I've always wanted to enjoy the colours of New England. When planning this trip, staying in Williamstown was simply a convenience, i.e. Not too far from our last destination. What a surprise and what a treat. This little town is... More 

Thank KathyH111
New Haven, Connecticut
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76 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Stopped by Williamstown as we were passing by. It is a very pretty location, surrounded by hills and spectacular scenery. Wish we had a longer time to explore.

Thank reviewgurucool
New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

What a lovely drive through Williams College we had. Stop and read the markers, enjoy the architecture and well-planned campus.

Thank MeadowlarkNewYork

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