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Michigan State University

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Address: 220 Trowbridge Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824-3407
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+1 517-355-1855

MSU's huge country-like campus offers a lovely setting for running, biking...

MSU's huge country-like campus offers a lovely setting for running, biking or just hanging out, and also has places to visit, like the Beal Botanical Gardens, Sanford Natural Area, the 70,000-capacity Spartan football stadium, an art center, planetarium and, of course, the MSU Dairy Store for ice cream.

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Odyssey of the Mind World 2017

We LOVE this campus!! So beautiful, easy to navigate and very family friendly!! Would love to see one our children attend! Very grateful to this facility for hosting. Thank you!!

Reviewed 4 days ago
Amanda P
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Somewhere, AR
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We LOVE this campus!! So beautiful, easy to navigate and very family friendly!! Would love to see one our children attend! Very grateful to this facility for hosting. Thank you!!

Thank Amanda P
Okemos, Michigan
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

An incredible beautiful landscaped campus great with a park-like ambience. Easily accessible and great for walking, running or biking, complete with river trails, horticultural gardens, architectural buildings old and new.

Thank carlymaxcody
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

MSU has hosted this event for the last two years that we've participated and I'm sure longer than that. It's great to be supported by a big 10 organization!

Thank Melissa C
Lansing, Michigan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While there are all kinds of activities going on inside the buildings including teaching and research, the outside spaces are beautiful. Visit Beal Botanical Gardens to see all kinds of plants organized by types.

Thank Bob5460
Evanston, Illinois
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a BIG TEN university which is well known for their agricultural , other then engineering , business and technology faculty. In addition, it does have a great college sports program. It is located several miles from the state capital building of Michigan. Home of the Spartans

Thank kiltmaker2
East Lansing, Michigan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

MSU's campus is clean, organized and well-managed. As Michigan's "little brother", second only to the mighty, mighty campus in Ann Arbor of Michigan's prized university, MSU continues to improve its image. However it continues to display its strength as an agriculturally oriented educational institution (say that 5 times quickly), with hundreds of campus acres devoted to all sorts of farming-related... More 

Thank Rock R
Royal Oak, Michigan
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Whether you take a walk along grand river or head out to the farms, MSU has a beautiful campus. You'll find architectural beauties Along with a children garden, sculptures and more.

Thank EricaDH
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is a very large but manageable campus for a variety of experiences-- from farms to a high end nuclear fission facility and everything in between including great sport venues. Also, it is one of the most beautiful campuses I have had the pleasure of visiting.

Thank Morell B
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

The campus has lots of great gardens and nice trail along the river. Nice place to walk in all seasons. If raining take a stroll through the museum, which is in the center of campus.

Thank DGoat
East Lansing, Michigan
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

I may be an alumni, but I think the campus at MSU is one of the most beautiful in the country! Take a walk along the Red Cedar and enjoy the scenery.

Thank Easy2BeGreen

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