"A Small, Liberal, Liberal Arts Town (& College)" Top 5 Page for this destination Oberlin by yooperprof
Oberlin Travel Guide: 52 reviews and 197 photos
Did I see Andy Hardy just pop out of the corner drug store? And was that Jimmy Steward canoodling down the street with Donna Reed? Oberlin is a throw-back in time and atmosphere, to a kindler, gentler America. Not that that's such a bad thing, IMHO.
This beautiful park is at the center of the Oberlin College campus, and is immediately across the street from the town shops and restaurants. Oh, we American collegiate people do enjoy our park-like grassy spaces! It's all because of Thomas Jefferson, of course. "Rus in Urbe," or something like that.
One of the most significant streets in Oberlin is "Professor." (No wonder yooperprof felt so much at home here!)
The Memorial Arch in Tappan Square is a favorite place for Oberliners to saunter. It was built in 1903 and is dedicated... more travel advice
Oberlin has been able to maintain a high standard of quality in its public buildings. Its Post Office is a... more travel advice
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