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3 weeks ago
“Graduation ”
24 May 2018
“Huge building”
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This baroque building, completed in 1730, is the ceremonial center of Cambridge University where degrees are awarded and important decisions are put to ballot.
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Senate House Hill, Cambridge CB2 1TS, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic baroque building Nice to see inside it as it is not normally open to the public Makes a fantastic setting for the formalities of graduation

Thank Albia-Newton
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

This large building was completed in 1730 and has a real presence, set to one side from King's College. This is used for official engagements and important visits.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 7 May 2018

except as a guest of the University or for graduations for family members. Very impressive interior.

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 29 April 2018

I viewed this as the hub of Cambridge uni, where all things admin take place. It was closed when we went, but the exterior was beautiful and well maintainned. Would love to see inside one day.

Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Went for graduation ceremony. Building is nice and the surroundings are kept tidy. Building is not very exciting. The grounds are nice.

Thank AVFA
Reviewed 27 February 2017

It was a nice change of pace to see this. If you want some knowledge this is a must visit. It may not be he best for young ones.

Thank Casey E
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Alas no opportunity to see the inside. Magnificent exterior in keeping with the splendour of Cambridge. I hope I can see inside one day!

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 7 May 2016

I had the pleasure of enjoying the lawns and the inside of this building where graduation ceremony was held. It is great to view from outside, as it to take a closer look at the grand door, the statue in the middle of the lawn...More

Thank S A
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Lovely looking building next to the main Chappel. You can look at it and enjoy the marvellous detailed exterior...unfortunately I have no idea how and if anyone can take a look inside.

Thank RomanS524
Reviewed 11 August 2015

It's a very nice white-fronted building next to King's College. We only looked at the outside of it. I've no idea whether it is ever open for public visitors.

Thank WMIM
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