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Campus and Location
The 2,600-acre College campus—with the largest collection in the world of buildings designed by renowned architect Bernard Maybeck—sits atop limestone bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River. Facilities include an exceptional Science Center, multiple performing arts spaces, a library with outstanding research and art collections, excellent athletic facilities, and a beautiful limestone chapel.
Principia alumni, friends, and parents of current students are welcome to stay at our Guest House during visits to campus.
Guest House Reservations
Request a reservation at Principia's Guest House.
We welcome prospective students and families to campus for Visiting Weekends throughout the school year.
Campus Tours for the Public
The Principia College campus is also open to the public for visits and tours. Download audio tour.
Hours for Campus Tours
Monday–Saturday: 10 a.m.–Sunset
Guided tours are handled through Sue Thomas, in the College President's office. You may reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org or 618.374.5148.