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Jesus College

Jesus Ln., Cambridge CB5 8BL, England
+44 1223 339339
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A pleasure to be able to walk around this old college. The buildings are from different periods... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2013
Ingunn B
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Great in the night, greater in the day

My first visit was on a Thursday night for a formal dinner that I had to attend. Behind the garden... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2012
trip_architect
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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One of the colleges of Cambridge University that was built on the site of a 12th-century nunnery, and which today features spacious grounds and a pretty 16th-century cloister court.
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Jesus Ln., Cambridge CB5 8BL, England
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Reviewed 4 January 2013

A pleasure to be able to walk around this old college. The buildings are from different periods and the new ones are blending in very nicely. The location next to Jesus green and Midsummer commons is nice.

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Reviewed 20 December 2012

My first visit was on a Thursday night for a formal dinner that I had to attend. Behind the garden walls you can find yourself wondering through a complete maze of passages between courtyards. Definitely this college has a certain enchanting something that makes you...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2012

The college and grounds are beautiful.The chapel and cloisters are well worth a visit,very atmospheric.

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Reviewed 22 August 2005

If visiting Cambridge, Jesus College is worth a look. Starting at the top (North) of the Trinity/St Johns complex, where the two streets meet, go South a few yards on the Eastmost of the 2 Streets, then (at Sainsbury's) turn East onto Jesus Lane for...More

10  Thank alan_truelove
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