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Historic Cambridge Walking Tour

Cambridge, United Kingdom

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Overview

1 hour 30 minutesMobile & paper tickets accepted

Our walking tour takes in some of the famous colleges and historic sights of the city as you meander down quaint alleyways and tread the cobbled streets. You will hear quirky facts and stories of the colleges and their colourful alumni, all set within the context of English and world history, plus many fascinating tales of city life through the ages not generally mentioned in the guide books. We will take you to a church 1000 years old and reveal it’s hidden secret, down side streets to places of interest visitors don't normally see. You will go back in time to medieval Cambridge to discover how the University all started, visiting colleges over 700 years old and hearing their history. We will show you what it is to experience life as a student in a Cambridge College. All our tours are unique as we specialise in small groups and encourage interaction and questions

What's Included

  • Guide
  • Entry/Admission - Great St Mary's Church (Church of England)

What To Expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Great St Mary's Church (Church of England), St. Marys Passage King's Parade, Cambridge CB2 3PQ England

Introduction to the tour and a brief history of Cambridge

Duration: 5 minutes

The Location

Where To Go

Great St Mary's, the University Church, Cambridge, The University Church, Senate House Hill, Cambridge CB2 3PQ, UK

Location

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Return details

Returns to original departure point

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Tim was a great quide,...

Caroline W | Oct 2020

Tim was a great quide, full of interesting info and anecdotes. Very listenable to, bit of name dropping but that's Cambridge history. Made the tour interesting and fun. Would definitely recommend Tim.

Tim was already waiting at...

James

Tim was already waiting at the allocated meeting point. He gave a very good introduction including safety issues, had excellent knowledge of the University and the area in general and added a little bit of humour along the way. When booking the tour

Tim’s tour of the colleges...

Annabelle

Tim’s tour of the colleges was brilliant! Tim has a passion for history which shines through, telling us funny stories about the colleges along the way! The only tour you should even consider going on! Thank you Tim for a great tour yesterday!

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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