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Wolfson College

Barton Road, Cambridge CB3 9PB, England
44 1223 335900
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Ranked #53 of 108 Attractions in Cambridge
Type: Educational Sites
Owner description: Accepting both postgraduate and undergraduate students, this is considered one of the most cosmopolitan of the Cambridge Colleges since more than... more » Owner description: Accepting both postgraduate and undergraduate students, this is considered one of the most cosmopolitan of the Cambridge Colleges since more than two-thirds of its students come from outside the United Kingdom. « less
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Little Wilbraham, United Kingdom
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109 reviews 109 reviews
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This is an annual event as it's our fishing dinner, we are so lucky to have a couple of college fellows in our syndicate. All arranged by them and I guess guided a bit by the college?? Anyway, who cares as between them they throw a feast fit for a King..!! Best meal of the year for me without a... More

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Bournemouth, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Wolfson is practically unknown outside of a limited circle, and is very rarely frequented by tourists. This is a crying shame because the gardens alone are worth the ten minute walk from the town centre. The gardening team is dedicated, and although the buildings represent some of the worst 1960s architecture has to offer, they are so beautifully adorned, and... More

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Little Wilbraham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

What a treat it is to eat at this college, we had our annual fishing dinner and the food was stunning, wines superb and the venue immaculate. Looking forward to next year already..!!

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

I wandered into the gardens on a visit to Cambridge last week on a whim. The college is not on the main drag so this probably means that a lot of tourists miss out on the beautiful gardens and chatting to the friendly and informative garden staff. The gardens surround the whole college. No space is unplanted with beautiful flowers,... More

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Little Wilbraham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

I am a member of a private fly fishing syndicate and thankfully so are two fellows of the college. As a result we have an annual dinner in the college and Wow is this something special. The food is superb and so is the venue, wines are perfectly matched to the courses and on this years menu was a souffle... More

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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2009

The College is worth a visit if happen to be at the West-side of Cambridge. The people are friendly, the gardens are pretty (especially around the library area), and the bar drinks are cheap! :)

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