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Princeton Tour Company

Open today: 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Princeton Tour Company
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Beginning in April, we offer public tours. On Saturdays and Sundays, we offer the Shameless Name Dropping Guided Walking Tours which cover the chronological history of Princeton University and the surrounding neighborhoods of Albert Einstein, TS...more
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
116 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4516
+1 855-743-1415
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I, Princeton Residents since 1990, had guests up from Charlotte, NC this past September. Several friends and neighbors suggested the best way to share local lure was a private tour led by Mimi Omiecinski, owner of Princeton Tour Company. After debriefing her...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We did the walking tour with Jennifer on a rainy Thursday morning. We were glad that we did it and even the rain could not take that away. Actually we only wished that we should’ve done it the first week of our project in jersey...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

MiMi gave us our tour at Princeton University which was so great! She shared great information about everything Princeton! She even answered all my husbands questions with great patience! Highly recommend!

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PrincetonWannabe, Owner at Princeton Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for the review! I learned a ton from your husband about the trees on campus! I hope your trip back to Princeton was fun with your friends! I know they enjoyed you both!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a most delightful afternoon with Jacqui as our guide. She was knowledgeable, easy to listen to and included some very interesting little known stories about the university and its alumnae. We took the Name Dropping Tour and look forward trying a different one...More

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Thank FritzKaren
Reviewed 1 week ago

Jaque did an excellent tour. We have been to Princeton many times and learned so much we didn't know. She was knowledgeable, personable, upbeat, and fun to listen to. We were with a party of 4 and everyone enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Mimi, our tour guide, escorted us on an excellent two hour private tour that included Princeton University and the community surrounding the campus. She provided us with information about the history and the architecture of the campus buildings and historic buildings in the community including...More

Thank Dorice02
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did the walking tour with my mother, aunt and uncle (ages 30-60). We all had a great time and agreed that the tour was far better than we expected! Jacqui took us all around campus, and off campus to the homes of famous Princeton...More

Thank Oren B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jennifer was lots of fun on our tour around campus and town. She had great information to pass along and did it in a humorous way. Pace was great. It was a perfect day to tour Princeton.

Thank Lydia O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I emailed and left a voicemail for a next day private tour and never heard back from Princeton Tour Company.More

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PrincetonWannabe, Owner at Princeton Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Oh no! I can imagine that was annoying! I looked into our online reservation system and see that on September 12, 2018 at 5:18pm, we received a request for a next day private ghost tour to begin at 3:00pm the following day. (The request was...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had Jennifer as our guide for the Princeton Shameless Name Dropping Tour. She was fun to be with and put lots of energy into her oration of information at each stop. She related to the whole group in a personal way asking the children...More

Thank Mary Lynn M
PrincetonWannabe, Owner at Princeton Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for leaving a review! We love hearing from our customers and I know Jennifer will love hearing you had a great time. Our analytics show that reviews are a big reason why people choose to book a tour. I thought a little...More

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3 May 2018|
Response from NJSteve77 | Reviewed this property |
The trolley tour is only run in December, and only on Saturdays. Hope you will be in Princeton then, it's a wonderful tour.
Ana P
30 December 2017|
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Response from PrincetonWannabe | Property representative |
Hello! The trolley is enclosed and is a 100% riding tour - no walking at all! Thanks so much!