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Walking tour of Cambridge University
"On this enthralling 90-minute walking tour you will see where the structure of D.N.A was discovered visit famous chapels and libraries listen to anecdotes see where famous alumni studied from Prince Charles Sir Isaac Newton and Stephen Hawking all while taking in views of famous architecture with over 800 years of history.This public tour which will be conducted in English and starts at 1pm at King's College entrance on King's Parade.The tour will cover sights such as Trinity H Trinity College
From GBP18.00
 
Walking tour of Cambridge University
"On this enthralling 90-minute walking tour you will see where the structure of D.N.A was discovered visit famous chapels and libraries listen to anecdotes see where famous alumni studied from Prince Charles Sir Isaac Newton and Stephen Hawking all while taking in views of famous architecture with over 800 years of history.This public tour which will be conducted in English and starts at 1pm at King's College entrance on King's Parade.The tour will cover sights such as Trinity H Trinity College
From GBP18.00
 
Punting Tour in Cambridge
"Relax on a punt and hear about the foundations of the University and the city of Cambridge as you glide along on a traditional punt with an accredited guide. See and learn about the famed King's College Chapel the Bridge of Sighs the Mathematical Bridge and many other spectacular sights. This is a shared punting experience that is 45 minutes long with your own chauffeur and guide per a punt. Tickets must be used on a walk up basis with regular tours leaving from Mill Lane"""Enjoy a 45 minute shared punting tour of Cambridge this is a must do when visiting the city. See the sublime architecture and pristine gardens of one of the most beautiful stretches of river in the United Kingdom."title=Highlights&1=Ideal+choice+for+families&2=Romantic+experience%2C+perfect+for+couples&3=Great+overview+and+orientation+of+the+city&4=Once-in-a-Lifetime+Experience&5=Perfect+introduction+for+first-time+visitors&6=Travel+by+boat+and+see+the+sights+from+
From GBP16.00

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Cambridge's Richest College: King's College

I'm not sure if it definitely is Cambridge's richest college, but King's College is definitely not poor! Its sheer size overwhelms every visitor, and if one enters the magnificent chapel one cannot...
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King_Golo
Nov 08, 2016

Kings.

The chapel is the venue for the Christmas Eve service broadcast all round the world.- In 2015 ,-Kings marks the 500th anniversary of the completion of the Chapel stonework .Kings must be the most...
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alectrevor
Sep 25, 2015

King's College

Founded in 1441 by Henry VI, King’s was one of the first colleges to admit women. The College Chapel is one of the most iconic buildings in the world, and is a great example of late Gothic...
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grayfo
Aug 26, 2012

Kings' College

King's College is famous for its incredible chapel. But the other buildings of this complex are worth a visit too. The most famous building is the chapel, but many other buildings, including the...
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Airpunk
Jun 02, 2012

KING'S COLLEGE

What a stunning College is King's College, said to be one of the most important examples of late Gothic architecture. King's College was founded in 1441 by Henry VI The original site of the College...
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Feb 02, 2012

King's College: Don't just sit on the wall there

I think one of the most favourite parts of King's College is their wall. There are always lots of tired tourists sitting there. This year we did more, we finally went inside the chapel.This is one the...
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christine.j
Aug 17, 2007

Kings College

Albert Einstein was the most famous person who studied at Kings College. It is one of the smallest of the colleges in Cambridge. Kings College was founded by Henry vi in 1441 to be especially for boys...
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jo104
Jun 13, 2007

Kings College

Kings College is only one of the many Colleges in Cambridge, and one of the ones that actually sit on the river Cam.This is the home of the world famous Kings College Cambridge Choir - and one of the...
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stevemt
Apr 24, 2007

Kings College for Sheer Beauty

In truth the chapel is one of the most beautiful and stunning buildings on the globe.Marvel at the massive amount of exquisite stained glass and the way the light illuminates the scenes and casts a...
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AbstractArtist
Sep 07, 2006

The magnificence of King's

Lying at the centre of historic Cambridge is King's College. The front portico will make you go "wow!" because when you take i the view of it together with the other buildings around it like the...
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andrewyong
Apr 02, 2006

King's College

This is probably the most famous, most visited of all the colleges at Cambridge University. The chapel is the most recognizable building, which many people readily identify with this old university...
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Tom_Fields
Dec 24, 2005

King's College

King's is one of the oldest Cambridge colleges, having been founded in 1441 by Henry VI. It is also Cambridge's premier tourist attraction, due above all to its spectacular Perpendicular chapel.The...
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Nov 16, 2005
 
 
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Things to Do Near King's College

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Great St Mary's Church

Great St Mary’s is the University Church. There has been a church on the site since at least 1200 and the present building dates from the late 15th century. The tower was completed in 1608, and you...
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Clare College

This large college, located directly next to kings, has some beautiful gardens. Beside for its elegant buildings, it is known for its bridge and the anecdote behind it. Clare Bridge was built in the...
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Trinity College

The Great Gate, begun in 1490 is the entrance to King's Hall and was completed in 1535; it is the largest of all the college gates. The Great Gate is also home to the famous statue of founder Henry...
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Queens' College

Let's start with formalities: Queens' is called Queens' and not Queen's. It was founded by Margaret of Anjou in 1448 and refounded by Elizabeth Woodville, Queen consort of Edward IV., in 1465. Thus:...
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St John's College

The Faculty of Divinity, a theological faculty, was once housed in the beautiful building in front of St. John’s. The building is richly decorated, but the details almost seem suffocating. The...
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Fitzwilliam Museum

The Fitzwilliam museum contains a wealth of interesting collections, something for most people. We visited the Botanical paintings collection where I found some works by Georg Dionysius Ehret who was...
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