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Heritage of the campus.

We walked from the Lakeside garage, passing through the Princeton Station all the way to the... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
YatriForever
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Chennai
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Carillon concerts

Sunday carillon concerts in summer are a treat. Check our their website for current schedule. It's... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
shoresmiles
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Lawrenceville, NJ
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

We enjoyed a great concert that included several pieces of classical music and even a tango. The concert lasted about an hour. This area, and the entire University, is beautiful; truly inspiring. I did not know about these concerts; really enjoyed the music.

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

This is impressive just to look at it. If you have the opportunity to look inside, it reminiscent of Harry Potter. But most of all, go when the bells are playing! Look up carillons bells for more info.

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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We walked from the Lakeside garage, passing through the Princeton Station all the way to the Graduate College in the University's campus to see this landmark. That was a little over a mile of walk . This is a very quite place, with an amazing...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

What an experience! The bells are gorgeous. One of the summer recitals combined backing tracks which really popped the top off the tower! Loved the selection of summer carillonneurs from all over the world. Am looking forward to the other recitals through the year -...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

Sunday carillon concerts in summer are a treat. Check our their website for current schedule. It's a pleasant way to spend an hour or so in a lovely outdoor setting.

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

Interesting aspect of Gothic Revival that lends the academic aura to the campus. You really can't be on campus and not see the Cleveland Tower.

1  Thank RickMIusa
Reviewed 27 October 2016

During the summer, there are free carillon concerts. The musicians are from all around the world. It's a nice way to spend an hour. It borders the golf course and the rest of the buildings there are graduate housing so they are not normally opened...More

1  Thank J L
Reviewed 12 February 2016

If you are into design and mind creativity the only thing that you have to do is to stand outside of Cleveland Tower and look upwards. Such beauty and vision.

1  Thank DrMarc9491
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Being a music lover, I was excited to read that there's a FREE carillon concert every Sunday at 1 PM. Dozens of people bring lawn chairs to listen to this concert. We left after about 5 minutes, since the carillon in the Cleveland Tower is...More

1  Thank 179cynthiaf
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Great to take a photo with a full moon and to watch University fireworks. At times there a bell concerts to be heard outdoors, for free obviously.

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