Best Things To Do in Cambridge

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Cambridge, United Kingdom

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  1. The Fitzwilliam Museum

    #1 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    The Fitzwilliam Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Historical Site, Tourist Center

    Address: Trumpington St, Cambridge CB2 1RB, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Bombard yourselves with the beauty of art, history, and culture at the Fitzwilliam Museum with Fitzwilliam Museum tickets in your pockets. While the admission to the museum is free of cost and you don...Read more

  2. King's College Chapel

    #2 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    King's College Chapel

    Tags: Art Gallery, Educational Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: King's Parade, Cambridge CB2 1ST, United Kingdom

    Timings: 09:00 am - 03:30 pm Details

    Like a radiant pearl sitting upon a cushion of green, the King’s College Chapel stands out in all its glorious yet stark beauty. Step through its enchanting gates and prepare to take in a collec...Read more

  3. Anglesey Abbey

    #3 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    Anglesey Abbey

    Tags: Garden, Historical Site, Tourist Center, Architecture

    Address: Quy Rd, Lode, Cambridge CB25 9EJ, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Lay back and relax, as sun rays wink out at you from behind clouds and the spaces between your toes get filled with grass. Anglesey Abbey, once a home for the devout, is a sprawling green dream, peppe...Read more

  4. Cambridge University Botanic Garden

    #4 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    Cambridge University Botanic Garden

    Tags: Botanical Garden, Educational Site, Tourist Center

    Address: 1 Brookside, Cambridge CB2 1JE, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    A rainbow of colours will dance upon green stalks as you enter the remarkable Cambridge University Botanic Garden. Nature lovers, especially those who adore plants and flowers, will find this garden p...Read more

  5. The Orchard Tea Garden

    #5 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    The Orchard Tea Garden

    Tags: Outdoors, Historical Site, Dine In

    Address: Mill Way, Grantchester, Cambridge CB3 9ND, England

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    ‘Stands the church clock at ten-to-three?And is there honey still for tea?’ wrote Rupert Brooke in his poem ‘The Old Vicarage, Grantchester.’ And is there a lovelier way to spe...Read more

  6. Cambridge American Cemetery And Memorial

    #6 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    Cambridge American Cemetery And Memorial

    Tags: Memorial, Cemetery, Tourist Center, Architecture

    Address: Madingley Rd, Coton, Cambridgeshire CB23 7PH, United Kingdom

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    As you stand by the flagpole, Stars and Stripes ribboning out in the wind, the first thing that will strike you is the calmness in the air. The second thing that will grab your attention is the overwh...Read more

  7. The Backs

    #7 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    The Backs

    Tags: Outdoors, Wildlife Park, Nature

    Address: Queens' Road, Cambridge CB3 9AH, England

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Large green expanses, lush and dewy, surrounded by the large, dominating architecture of the colleges that surround it: welcome to The Backs! The large patch of green is the land that lies behind the ...Read more

  8. University Of Cambridge

    #8 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    University Of Cambridge

    Tags: Library, Museum, Educational Site, Tourist Center

    Address: The Old Schools, Trinity Ln, Cambridge CB2 1TN, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    As one of the oldest and most respected academic institutions in the world, the University of Cambridge needs little introduction. With a sprawling campus ground, a history that dates back to the 13th...Read more

  9. The Centre For Computing History

    #9 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    The Centre For Computing History

    Tags: Specialty Museum

    Address: Rene Court | Coldhams Road, Cambridge CB1 3EW, England

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Can you believe that there will be a generation of people who have no idea what a cassette player looks like? Or even a cassette, for that matter. Gone are the days of personalized, handwritten letter...Read more

  10. Arts Picturehouse

    #10 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    Arts Picturehouse

    Tags: Art Museum, View Point

    Address: 38-39 St Andrew's St, Cambridge CB2 3AR, United Kingdom

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    After walking for hours around the city and exploring every nook and cranny, wouldn’t you like to relax and just calm your mind for a while? After all that culture hunting and history, it’...Read more

  11. Scott Polar Research Institute

    #11 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    Scott Polar Research Institute

    Tags: Library, Museum, Educational Site, Tourist Center

    Address: Lensfield Road, Cambridge CB2 1EP, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Imagine a pure white landscape, just snow and ice as far as the eye can see and nothing else. With bitter winds biting your cheeks and forcing your eyes into a squint, would you be able to draw pictur...Read more

  12. Kettle's Yard House & Gallery

    #12 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    Kettle's Yard House & Gallery

    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum, Historical Site, Tourist Center

    Address: Castle St, Cambridge CB3 0AQ, United Kingdom

    Timings: 11:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    After relishing Renaissance era masterpieces, ancient artefacts austere architecture in classy Cambridge, perhaps it’s time for something a bit more casual? How does this sound: a cosy little ho...Read more

  13. Cambridge Corn Exchange

    #13 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    Cambridge Corn Exchange

    Tags: Stadium, Educational Site, Theatre

    Address: 2 Wheeler St, Cambridge CB2 3QB, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Sombre exam hall by day and pumped up concert venue by night, meet the Jekyll and Hyde of Cambridge’s auditorium, the Cambridge Corn Exchange! Situated in the corner of Wheeler Street and Corn E...Read more

  14. Market Square

    #14 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    Market Square

    Tags: Outdoors, Market, Square

    Address: Market Street, Cambridge, England

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    You only really get to know a city once you’ve braved the hustle and bustle of its main market place. Cambridge’s Market Square is no different, with vendors by the dozens and even more lo...Read more

  15. Virtual Aviation Flight Training Centre

    #15 of 520 Things To Do in Cambridge
    Virtual Aviation Flight Training Centre

    Tags: Sport, Entertainment, Tourist Center

    Address: Cambridge Airport, Newmarket Rd, Cambridge CB5 8RX, United Kingdom

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    As small children, many of us harbour ambitions of sprouting wings and soaring between the clouds. As we grow a little older and reality hits us, we compromise and decide that manning a spaceship or a...Read more

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Top Cambridge Activities And Tours

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    Duration: 2 Hrs 30 Mins

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    Duration: 2 Hrs 30 Mins

    Meet your guide in the early afternoon for a relaxing ride out through meadows, parks, fens and commons to a quiet and pictur...

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  • Scudamore's Punts

    Mill Lane

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Christian Heritage

    Bridge St

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Oliver Cromwell's House

    29 St Mary's St

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Audley End House

    Audley End Rd

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • English Heritage

    Audley End House

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Hazells Hall Limited

    Everton Rd

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Manor Farm Fishing

    Manor Farm

    Lakes
  • Grafham Water

    Marlow Park

    Lakes
  • Earith Lakes Fishery

    Earith Lakes Holme Fen Drove

    Lakes
  • Byron's Pool

    Lakes
  • The Lake

    Lakes
  • Red Rumped Swallow dip, chief

    Lakes
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  • The Centre for Computing History

    Rene Ct, Coldhams Rd

    Museums Landmarks
  • University Museum of Classical Archaeology

    Sidgwick Ave

    Museums
  • Cambridge Science Centre

    18 Jesus Lane

    Museums Landmarks
  • Whipple Museum of the History of Science

    Free School Lane

    Museums
  • Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences

    University of Cambridge

    Museums
  • The Fitzwilliam Museum

    Trumpington St

    Museums
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  • Quicksilver

    51 Sidney St

    Amusement Parks
  • Cambridgeshire Kartsport, the Depot, Royston Rd, Cambridge

    Amusement Parks
  • North Cambridge Children's Centre

    The Centre

    Amusement Parks
  • Cherry Automatics

    7 Ronald Rolph Ct

    Amusement Parks
  • Cheeky Monkeys

    Babraham Rd

    Amusement Parks
  • Glazed Creations

    3 Baldock St

    Landmarks Amusement Parks
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  • The Robin Hood & Little John

    1 Fulbourn Rd

    Bars Restaurants
  • The Alma

    26 Russell Ct

    Bars
  • The Red Lion

    20 Mill End Rd

    Bars
  • Devonshire Arms

    1 Devonshire Rd

    Bars Restaurants
  • The Crown

    Church St

    Bars
  • The British Queen

    94 High St

    Bars
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  • Ladbrokes

    92A Cherry Hinton Rd

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Ladbrokes

    98 Regent St

    Casinos and Gaming
  • William Hill

    8 Mill Rd

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Ladbrokes

    Rectory Terrace, Cherry Hinton, Cambridgeshire

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Ladbrokes

    Caxton House Great Cambourne

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Ladbrokes

    14 Market Hill

    Casinos and Gaming
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  • Shepreth Wildlife Park

    Station Rd

    Natural Parks
  • Milton Country Park

    Cambridge Rd Industrial Estate

    Natural Parks
  • Hinchingbrooke Country Park

    Brampton Rd

    Natural Parks
  • Mole Hall Wildlife Park

    Mole Hall

    Natural Parks
  • The National Trust

    Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve, Lode Lane

    Natural Parks
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  • Fison Road Nature Walk

    Fison Rd

    Dog Parks
  • Brampton Wood Nature Reserve

    Dog Parks
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  • Cambridge Official Guided Walking Tour

    Hiking
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  • Waterside Angling Wholesale Supplies

    Railway Arches

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Beecroft, Les, & Co

    207 Cherry Hinton Rd

    Hunting and Fishing
  • P Greenall

    Clavering Farm, Mill Lane

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Melbourn Angling Centre

    58b High St

    Hunting and Fishing
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