Landmarks - Cambridge

The University of Cambridge

Photo of the University of Cambridge

Follow in the footsteps of Isaac Newton, King Edward VII and Prince Charles by walking through the University of Cambridge’s hallowed halls.

The stunning collection of buildings include the medieval Peterhouse Hall, built in 1290, awe-inspiring King’s College Chapel and iconic Trinity Great Court which make up the fourth oldest university in the world.

Book the official guided tour if you want to look inside the buildings. The superb guides will tell you interesting and funny stories about the university, its history and residents.

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Great St. Mary’s Church

This stunning Catholic Church has the best views of the city. Climb up the church tower to see breath-taking views of the city, university and surrounding countryside.

The church was built in 1205 and is steeped in history and culture. If you really want to explore take a guided tour in areas usually off-limits to the public.

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