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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.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great court” (18 reviews)
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31 Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1TB, England
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+44 1223 338400
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Again a beautiful college, just we could only access the chapel and unfortunately even in the chapel we could only take a look behind the line... so we could see the big empty hall but had no chance to look closer.... From a distance it...More

Thank Ronald_jelle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just entering Trinity College, you feel the air change. This is a wonderful set of buildings and there is no doubt all and any student studying here would this.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not cheap to visit the colleges so need to pick just one You can walk around the grounds of Kings College & hire a punt for 6 at a very reasonable price. Bought a picnic in Sainsbury's & took it with us.

Thank VanessaMHM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed seeing the Wren Library at Trinity College and learning about its construction. The fact that there is no overhead lighting is remarkable - only a few desk lamps. Wonderful displays of very rare materials including some of Newton's original works and A.A.Milne's...More

1  Thank seattlefoodlover2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Charged £3 to look at a grass quad!!!! One of the wealthiest universities in the UK, with nothing much for the public to see in the college grounds and yet they charge a ticket admission. Wow.

Thank Soobasoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great town to visit for a nostalgia trip to see the grounds of the different colleges. Must see Fitzwilliam museum that’s a short walk away. Also within walking distance from several restaurants, a mall, and a bus station to get around town.

Thank bankelele
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I was especially eager to visit Cambridge University's Trinity College, as my 11th Great-Grandfather, Adam Loftus, matriculated from it in the early 1550's. Like so many of Trinity's students he excelled in later years - appointed Archbishop of Dublin and later Lord Chancellor of Ireland,...More

1  Thank Denny S
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Trinity college is one of the most beautiful historical buildings in Cambridge and not too crowded. Don't forget to visit Wren Library because it has a unique atmosphere.

Thank jmx2017
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Impressive, beautiful building, full of history and well kept. We were told that Isaac Newton discovered gravity here, in this college. Unfortunately the Wren library was closed when we paid visit to the college.

Thank Buba J
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Heart stopping for any book lover. A very special place with very special books. Amazing to see authors comments in the margins of such famous books. Moving. Must see at Cambridge.

Thank Sharon E
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VanessaMHM
30 April 2017|
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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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