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Miss Porter's School

60 Main St, Farmington, CT 06032-2288
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Historic neighborhood

While not an attraction, the school has a beautiful campus in a wonderful historic neighborhood... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
ConnecticutLocavore
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Connecticut
This is NOT an Attraction, this is a school....it should not be Tripadvisor content

Miss Porter's is a school built around and within the fine old structures of Farmington... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Stylelust
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New York City, New York
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“sidewalk” (3 reviews)
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60 Main St, Farmington, CT 06032-2288
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

While not an attraction, the school has a beautiful campus in a wonderful historic neighborhood. There are relatively few opportunities to see a historic neighborhood with relatively few disruptions to it, so this is worth the drive and perhaps a walking tour, as long as...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Miss Porter's is a school built around and within the fine old structures of Farmington, Connecticut. It is not an attraction or a museum. It is a working school, educating and inspiring the leaders of tomorrow. Please do not think you can wander onto the...More

Thank Stylelust
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

I have to admit that as an Ancient, I am biased. But that being said, Miss Porter's has a beautiful campus full of historic houses and pretty walking paths. As one of the oldest college prep school for girls, Miss Porter's School has some great...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2017

What a wonderful educational experience and so rich with tradition. Couldn't be happier with the choice!

Thank DJTrekkie
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

It is the most beautiful school in the country. Farmington is known as the Town of Beautiful Homes, and most of those are actually owned by the school. If you want to see what a great boarding school SHOULD be, if nothing else, just drive...More

Thank Celeste C
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Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Every year during the fall my husband and I always make sure to take a walk through miss porters the buildings there are in amazing condition for the year they were built. Everything is in such a nice area there are plenty of sidewalks and...More

Thank Leahb1089
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Reviewed 20 September 2015

While spending a day out with my sister in law, we decided to drive to Farmington to walk the campus> School was about to start for the year and I could sense the new students .arriving. We overheard some of the "older girls" talking about...More

1  Thank tseefl
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Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

We randomly stayed in Farmington on our trip to Connecticut. Looking to see what was close to our hotel, I was Interested in the scool. We took a quick drive over and walked around campus. The main building is the historic gem. There are newer...More

Thank Heidi-ready-2-travel
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Reviewed 25 November 2013

this is a beautiful walking tour..porters is in the area of historic Farmington.during school opening..please be careful with pics..security is high and many families donot appreciate picture taking when students changing school buildings etc. please ask permission to take photos even if on sidewalk.fall is...More

3  Thank john j
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Reviewed 27 January 2013

I drive by Miss Porter's School every day on my way to work. I Know people who have children enrolled there. The school has an excellent reputation and has many sporting activities for the girls.

Thank Tootabelle
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