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University of Pennsylvania

3101 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3437
+1 215-898-5000
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This Ivy League institution counts, among its founders, Ben Franklin.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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3101 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3437
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Reviewed 1 week ago

University of Pennsylvania is a GREAT campus to visit if you are in Philadelphia. Its not only gives nerdy vibes but actually the campus is full of love & respect. Camera people have much to do when there is a Ben-Franklin and LOVE sculptures waiting...More

1  Thank JUNI-BANERJEE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A famous and very beautiful campus of a world class university. Definitely check it out and the surrounding neighborhood.

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 3 January 2018

What a beautiful university!! And the addition of Robert Indiana's LOVE certainly doesn't hurt! Feels a lot like walking the grounds of Brown in RI--austere, old, welcoming....you feel smarter just being there!

Thank BarbieDoll2013
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We took some time to explore this campus and found it quite ordinary. Although it has a very rich history it was not one of the more memorable campuses to visit.. We loved the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology!

1  Thank EGRap
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We walked from our hotel out to the campus to see the historic buildings and statues. It did not disappoint. It also leads to a funky neighbourhood with bistros and pubs -- the campus book store is outstanding!

Thank TignB
Reviewed 30 October 2017

It is nice around and you have a lot to do. The classrooms are kind of old and may need some renovation but the building is really nice.

Thank Samuel G
Reviewed 21 October 2017

I stopped by the Arthur Ross Gallery in the Fisher Fine Arts Library of the University of Pennsylvania on a beautiful autumn afternoon since there is always something new to learn. The current exhibition, A View of One’s Own, traces the different perceptions of people...More

Thank Elisabeth B
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We spent about 3 hours to tour the campus with a student. Oldest University in our country. We learned about undergrad program. visited different building on campus and large bookstore. Highly recommend.

Thank Whitesandbeache
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Took executive education at the Wharton Schoool. Top notch facility and great instructors. Would highly recommend.

Thank rlb_4
Reviewed 8 October 2017

me and my wife spent about 3 hours walking around and sightseeing on campus, we did the visitor sightseeing walk that highlights all the buildings and must see things on campus. very beautiful campus, easy to walk, close to trains to take you into center...More

Thank Kurt H
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Linrob2012
6 January 2018|
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Response from Elisabeth B | Reviewed this property |
Benjamin Franklin for whom education was of the utmost importance is the founding father of the University ... many business titans have attended the Wharton School in recent times, including the current American President... More
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ART139
8 August 2016|
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Many parking lots in the area. Some spots on the street. You pay for parking at a kiosk if you park on the street. Personally, I do a parking lot as fines in Philly are expensive and street parking is not free well into the... More
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Went to Davios restaurant and had both exceptional food, but also terrific service.
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