A Guided Public Tour of Historic Cambridge

A Guided Public Tour of Historic Cambridge

Cambridge Tour Guides are ranked 1st out of 102 Cambridge tours on Trip Advisor. We make sure that our tours are entertaining as well as informative.

Our guides are professional Cambridge Green Badge Guides.

We are authorised to guide inside King’s College Chapel and to take groups inside the famous colleges.

* Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
* Starts: Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Historical & Heritage Tours




Cambridge Tour Guides are ranked 1st out of 102 Cambridge tours on Trip Advisor. We make sure that our tours are entertaining as well as informative.

Our guides are professional Cambridge Green Badge Guides.

We are authorised to guide inside King’s College Chapel and to take groups inside the famous colleges.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Trinity College, 31 Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1TB England

Trinity College was founded by Henry VIII in 1546. See Trinity College’s famous Great Gate with its statue of Henry VIII and the adjacent rooms of Isaac Newton.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: St. John’s College, St. John’s St., Cambridge CB2 1TP England

St John’s was founded in 1511 by Lady Margaret Beaufort, the mother of Henry VII and grandmother of Henry VIII. It has arguably the most striking gate house in Cambridge.

Duration: 5 minutes

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

Great St Mary’s is a parish church and the University church. A church has stood on the site since the 13th century. The present building was constructed mostly between 1478 to 1519. Two Kings helped with the cost, Richard III and Henry VII. Queen Elizabeth I addressed the University inside the church during her visit to Cambridge in 1564.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Free School Lane, Free School Ln, Cambridge CB2, UK

The home of the old Cavendish Laboratory, where 29 of Cambridge University’s Nobel Prize winners worked.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Eagle, Bene’t St, Cambridge CB2 3QN, UK

One of Cambridge’s oldest pubs, dating back to the 16th century. Famous for its ‘RAF Bar” where young airmen in WWII wrote their squadron numbers on the ceiling.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: St Bene’t’s Church (Church of England), Benet Street, Cambridge CB2 3PT England

The oldest church in the county of Cambridgeshire, dating back to the 11th century.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Senate House Hill, Cambridge CB2 1TS England

The 18th century Senate House, designed by James Gibb.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Corpus Christi College, Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RH England

The only Cambridge college founded by the townspeople, in 1352. The original buildings can be seen from Free School Lane.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: The Round Church Visitor Centre, 9A Bridge Street, Cambridge CB2 1UB England

The 12th century Church of the Holy Sepulchre is known locally as the Round Church. It was for many centuries a wayfarers church situated on the old Roman road.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Gonville and Caius College, Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1TA England

The fourth oldest college in Cambridge, founded in 1348.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Old Divinity School, Cambridge CB2 1TP England

The first purpose-built University building in Cambridge, dating back to the 14th century.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: King’s College, King’s Parade, Cambridge CB2 1ST England

King’s College Chapel is the unofficial symbol of Cambridge. It is world renowned for its magnificence and its choir.

Duration: 10 minutes