Walking on Campus

Princeton University’s campus is always open to families. Stroll through our gardens, view our outdoor sculpture collection, visit a Gothic courtyard, and say hello to the tigers guarding Nassau Hall. Picnic in our green spaces or grab a quick bite at the food court of the Frist Campus Center. We’ll see you on campus!

Gargoyles

Princeton's gargoyles, the small grotesque animal or human figures carved in stone, can be found at dozens of locations on everything from downspouts to arches. This self-guided tour will lead you across campus in search of our stupendous stone guardians.

Tigers

Go on a tiger safari! Download a copy of The Tigers of Princeton University: A Campus Safari and Photo Essay for descriptions and locations of the countless tigers on campus.  How many can you find?

Outdoor Art

Discover the outdoor sculptures that adorn Princeton's beautiful campus, listen to audio recordings by curators, historians, and conservators, and read about the history of this one of the country’s most significant collections of twentieth- and twenty-first-century sculpture.