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Queens' College

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Margaret of Anjou, Henry VIs wife, and Elizabeth Woodville, Edward VIs wife, founded this small and intimate college at Cambridge University in 1448.
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Silver Street, Cambridge CB3 9ES, England
+44 1223 335511
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter & son-in-law both went there and 20 years later got married there. Fantastic historic buildings and a wonderful ceremony and reception. Well worth a visit even if you aren't getting married!

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

college a gem, lovely buildings, cloisters and courtyards, splendid old dining hall, okay chapel, “mathematical bridge” over river Cam. Riverside walk, sat and watched punts full of foreign tourists. Good find.

Thank sadoldman
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

This beautiful charming and working university is absolutely amazing. Built in the 15th century, the architecture is amazing. This is a must see when in Cambridge.

Thank Clinton C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

One of the most emblematic colleges in Cambridge. Fortunatelly, I could have dinner in such a nice place. If you have the choice, do not hesitate to visit this monument.

Thank juangarpo
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend goes to this college and he loves it. It has very friendly staff and comfortable rooms. Close to the sights too.

Thank oliviadora
Reviewed 21 June 2018

When I walked in the reception area, the receptionist approached me (as he should, I understand), but not on the most polite way. A reception is the face of any company, organization, etc. I asked if I could visit the mathematical bridge and he replied...More

1  Thank ohlagobasunav
Reviewed 18 June 2018

When I visited Cambridge in early June it was exam time so most of the colleges were closed to visitors, including Queens'. However, visitors were still allowed to attend the Sunday Evensong here and by doing this my friend and I were allowed a quick...More

Thank JElliot32
Reviewed 29 May 2018

An amazing place to visit on the campus of the University of Cambridge, and one of the older ones, founded in 1448. The beautiful buildings are built in the old Tudor style of architecture, and are located on both sides of the River Cam (where...More

Thank thaward
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Built in 1446 on Queen's land, the college was endowed in 1448 by Margaret of Anjou, queen of Henry VI and again by Elizabeth Woodville, queen of Edward IV in 1465. That I guess explains the name. The college has some great Tudor buildings and...More

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 6 May 2018

I am biased of course as I have been here lots of times, but it really is a charming place with really old sections as well as more modern ones, situated on both sides of the river, connected by the famous Mathematical bridge; it is...More

1  Thank noname100001
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