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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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“wren library” (45 reviews)
“great court” (17 reviews)
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31 Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1TB, England
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+44 1223 338400
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely visit. Such history love the UK. Beautiful grounds nice and accessible worth the 2.00 GBP entrance. Nice way to spend time

Thank Shazakiwi
Reviewed 1 week ago

After viewing the Chapel with the sculptures of, amongst others, Newton and Tennyson but without being able to access the stated Benjamin West painting of St. Michael Binding Satan, the grounds and exterior facades of the buildings are the only elements of and around the...More

Thank davidmpaton
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'd love to tell you about what I saw at Trinity, but I can't, as I wasn't allowed in. The college had an unannounced closing, for at least 3 days. Despite the fact that this was the college I most wanted to see, as a...More

Thank Saavik F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Toured a few colleges. Very different from U.S. colleges. Don't walk on the lawn. There are plenty of signs. We were fortunate to have a group dinner at a different college. Trinity and a few other famous colleges are worth touring.

Thank Ryan T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Trinity is a must stop. The most expensive and most reputable College in Cambridge. The main court is specially suggestive. Do not forget to visit the impressive library.

Thank Cas_Fernan
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This is the largest & richest college of the Univ. of Cambridge and was founded by King Henry VIII (1491-1547) in 1546. The main entrance is the crenelated Great Gate w/ two castle like towers & a statue of Henry VIII topping the doorway that...More

Thank T-Bird1974
Reviewed 9 June 2017

A must visit attraction if you go to Cambridge. This looks like something out of a movie set. The history is amazing. Beautiful architecture.

Thank rojerlowe
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We walked to Trinity College, one of the many prestigious and beautiful colleges that make up the University of Cambridge, and went into the Wren Library. Amazing place with lots of old books (still used by the students for research). Also had an original copy...More

Thank RLWOrangePark
Reviewed 5 June 2017

You used to be able to wander at will, but I guess people abused the privilege. We found on this visit that we were shepherded through the experience and had to miss out on some favourite nooks and crannies. Still, it is a hugely impressive...More

Thank Stephenbkk20156
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This place is a hidden gem of a college. So many famous minds have studied here, and the courtyard is beautiful. It's just £3.00 to get in which is a great alternative to the more expensive tours if you are on a budget and want...More

Thank Anna E
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Response from R0bertBROWN | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Car parking in Cambridge is quite expensive, especially compared to the rest of the country. However, for the city, you can try the car park opposite Parkers Piece (sorry, but I can't remember the name) for ease of... More
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