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Trinity College

31 Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1TB, England
+44 1223 338400
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Founded in 1546 by Henry VIII, this college boasts the famous apple tree that prompted Isaac Newton to develop his theory of gravity.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wren library” (54 reviews)
“great court” (18 reviews)
“isaac newton” (20 reviews)
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31 Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1TB, England
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"wren library"
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"great court"
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"isaac newton"
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"winnie the pooh"
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"original works"
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"main court"
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"famous alumni"
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"henry viii"
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"nobel prize winners"
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"incredible history"
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"hand written"
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"short visit"
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"entrance fee"
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"take your time"
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"the river"
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"beautiful chapel"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A beautiful sunny day for a stroll around Trinity College. The architecture is beautiful and you immediately know you’re somewhere special. Well worth a visit.

Thank Ila0701
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a truly beautiful college with a lovely chapel and library. It’s definetly worth taking the time to visit during approved opening hours. I would especially recommend attending an Evensong service in the Chapel held on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday evenings at 18:15 (often...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Having access to this special place was like stepping into history and being a part of it. The architecture is overwhelming as one stands and tries to imagine how on earth this incredible feat of engineering was achieved.

Thank janly j
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

This world famous college will not only make you feel you are educated. Just imagine how many celebrities were indeed from this place?

Thank Lana360
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

We went on a lovely punting trip along the river Cam and saw this college, our guide was very informative about it. A lovely way to see this college.

Thank Sarahc011
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

This college has one of the larger quads in the university and is a beautiful setting. try to get permission to enter the famous library where original copies of Newton's Principia Mathematica are on display

Thank Ges R
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

it was incredible to walk by this beautiful and historical university, spend some time on the gardens and admiring this astonishing complex of buildings

Thank luizacerioli
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The another piece of history and beautiful architecture. Entrance fee is very reasonable,3£ is bargain, Buildings inside beautiful and well maintained, chapel is good to see.

Thank Yordan M
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a must see - 1100 year old books - original works by Isaac Newton - beautiful medieval manuscripts gloriously illustrated - even an original Winnie the Pooh! We saw a series of kings instructions to set up and care for a group of...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

One of the oldest and loveliest colleges and chapels in Cambridge. Great history, try to take in a tour with this college and chapel on the itinerary to get the most out of the area.

Thank Lin K
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VanessaMHM
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Response from Liz H | Reviewed this property |
I usually park in one of the side roads on the left side of Huntingdon Road on the way into Cambridge (Oxford Rd or Richmond Rd). It's then about 10-15 mins walk to Magdalene Bridge. From there you can hire a punt or walk... More
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