Made from 24-carat gold, the Corpus Clock displays the time through a series of concentric LED lights. A hideous-looking insect...
The tourist office runs guided two-hour tours (adult/child £19/9) taking in two of the most memorable colleges; they might include...
Corpus Christi College
Corpus Christi was founded in 1352, a heritage reflected in its exquisite buildings and a monastic atmosphere that radiates from the...
Cambridge Arts Theatre
Cambridge's biggest bona fide theatre puts on everything from highbrow drama and dance, to panto and shows fresh from London's West End.
This dark, industrial-themed dining spot draws discerning carnivores and local hipsters with its melt-in-your-mouth ribs, wings and...
Benet St · interesting places nearby
Cambridge's most famous pub has loosened the tongues and pickled the grey cells of many an illustrious academic; among them Nobel Prize–winning scientists Crick and Watson, who discussed their research into DNA here (note the blue plaque by the door). Fifteenth-century, wood-panelled and rambling, its cosy rooms include one with WWII airmen's signatures on the ceiling.
The food, served all day, is good too.