Start your visit to Stanford University at the new visitor's center, which offers videos, guides and daily walking tours from 10 am to 3 pm. Pick up a Stanford tour at the intersection of Campus and Galvez streets, where the new visitor's center is located. While on the campus of Stanford, you can even visit the Stanford family mausoleum if you're so inclined. It's also easy and cheap to take in Stanford University athletics. Most games are only $10.
Stanford University Hotel -
Our hotel in Redwood City is conveniently located just one mile from Stanford University and offers spacious, comfortable lodging for Stanford University visits and tours. Amenities at our Stanford University hotel include a complimentary breakfast, laundry facilities, onsite fitness center and spa, free high speed Internet, and a multilingual staff to help with all your questions, 24-7.
Not to Miss During Your Visit to Stanford -
If you're visiting Stanford, don't miss the Stanford Cantor Art Center, which offers free admission all the time. This Stanford art museum and sculpture garden is known for its large collection of Rodin sculptures, as well as works by Henry Moore, Richard Diebenkorn and a sculpture garden focusing on Papua New Guinea art. Also don't miss the Hoover Tower, where Russian author Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn lived in exile. Daily tours are available for this Stanford University landmark.
Stanford Shopping & Dining -
You'll find no shortage of shopping and dining options at Stanford, which actually owns the on-campus 140-store Stanford Shopping Center. You can do one-stop shopping at such departments stores as Bloomingdale's and Macy's or try our some of the high-end boutiques such as Armani, Louis Vuitton and more. Dining options include trendy Pinkberry and California Pizza Kitchen.