If you're looking for a Bowdoin College self-guided tour then you have come to the right page. Bowdoin College is located in Brunswick, Maine and is a private liberal arts college. Their mascot is the Polar Bear and there are approximately 1,800 undergraduate students enrolled. The town of Brunswick is just a five-minute walk from campus with a selection of restaurants, boutiques, a cinema, and a farmers market that’s open from May through November every Tuesday and Friday nearby. Bowdoin was originally an exclusively male college up until 1971 when it became coeducational.
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Best Cafe Near Bowdoin College
Wild Oats & Bakery Cafe for coffee or brunch!
Bowdoin College Places to Eat
Sea Dog Brewery
Bowdoin College Notable Alumni
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow – Poet
- Dr. Augustus Stinchfield – Mayo Clinic Co-Founder
- Peter Buck – Co-Founder of the Subway Sandwich Chain
- Leon Gorman – President and Chairman of the Board of L.L. Bean
- Joan Benoit Samuelson – Olympic Gold Medalist
- Reed Hastings – Netflix Founder and CEO