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View of River, Punt and University, Cambridge

Close the door on your Cambridge hotel and explore the cobbled courtyards and shady gardens of some of the city’s 31 colleges before retiring for Pimm’s beside the River Cam.

Historic Cambridge

Mug up on Gothic revivalism at the best example of it in England at All Saints Church on Jesus Lane. For sublime choral evensong as heard by students Milton and Darwin, Christ’s College choir enchants twice weekly.

Art and museums in Cambridge

Autograph scores by Handel, early prints of Hardy classics and thousands more precious items sit in the Fitzwilliam Museum. At the University Museum of Zoology Darwin’s Beagle tour animals can be found. The university’s Kettle’s Yard is a home to 20th-century and contemporary art.

Quirky things to do in Cambridge

Leave your Cambridge hotel and have a kick about on Parker’s Piece, where Football Association rules were formed in the 19th century. Outside the Taylor Library at Corpus Christi College is the Grasshopper Clock. The gold disc has no numbers but tells the time by opening slits in the clock face. A ghastly creature on top moves its mouth and seems to gobble the minutes.

Events in Cambridge

Cambridge Folk Festival hosts global names from Los Lobos and the Saw Doctors to Eddi Reader and Booker T. The 800-year-old Midsummer Fair on Midsummer Common hosts gigs, stand-up, kids’ acts and a fun fair.

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Attractions in Cambridge:

Sculpture Promenade

Opening times:
Mar 2013 - Jan 2014 (annual)

Tottenham Hotspur Crest. Picture courtesy club press office.
Tottenham Hotspur FC 2012/13

Opening times:
18 Aug 2012 - 19 May 2013 (annual)

Arsenal FC 2012/13

Opening times:
18 Aug 2012 - 19 May 2013 (annual)

West Ham United FC 2010/11

Opening times:
21 Aug 2010 - 22 May 2011 (annual)

West Ham United 2012/13

Opening times:
18 Aug 2012 - 19 May 2013 (annual)

What's on in Cambridge:

Christmas & New Year Ghost Tour

Dates Open:
12/12/2014 to 08/01/2015

Cambridge Word Fest

Dates Open:
27/11/2014 to 27/11/2014
12/04/2015 to 15/04/2015

Mill Road Winter Fair

Dates Open:
04/12/2014 to 04/12/2014

Christmas at Wimpole

Dates Open:
03/12/2014 to 11/12/2014

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