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Round Church Guided Walks

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Round Church Guided Walks combine engaging tours of historic Cambridge with tantalising intellectual history to create a truly unique experience of one of the world's oldest university cities. Weaving together stories about major figures in the...more
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Review of: University Walk

The guide was very knowledgeable and kept up the pace on the tour. A lot of facts but very enjoyable.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Review of: University Walk

I would highly recommend this walking tour. I went on it last Thursday with my 15 year old daughter and we enjoyed every moment of it. Our friendly guide, John, was highly knowlegeable and linked together many strands of Cambridge history which included the influence...More

Thank sooslewoosle
JoshuaatCH, Manager at Round Church Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We appreciate your feedback, sooslewoosle, and are so glad to hear that you enjoyed the University Walk! Best wishes for your daughters application to the university. Warmly, the Christian Heritage team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Review of: University Walk

Excellent walking tour about the history of Christianity in Cambridge and it's influence on science, politics, etc. Lead by a very knowledgeable guide who had recently completed her PhD at Cambridge in church history. This tour is also a great way to briefly see inside...More

1  Thank 763thewanderer
JoshuaatCH, Manager at Round Church Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for joining our University Walk, 763thewanderer! We're really glad that you enjoyed the walk and found it interesting and useful. With very best wishes, the Christian Heritage team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Review of: University Walk

Joshua was a great host - very informative and full of whit too! He’s tall - which was a bonus on a very busy Saturday - as well as eloquent. Our party of around 15 included Spanish, Portuguese, German & American tourists. Recommended.

Thank 09sallyh
JoshuaatCH, Manager at Round Church Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you, 09sallyh, for joining the walk! It was great to have you with us, and I am so glad that the walk was helpful and informative for you. With best wishes, the Christian Heritage team.

Reviewed March 15, 2019
Review of: University Walk

Today I did the University Walk tour with a friend who grew up in Cambridge, meanwhile I've been living here for 3 years. Both of us said afterwards that we wished we'd done the tour sooner. David was a wealth of knowledge, interesting stories and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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JoshuaatCH, Manager at Round Church Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2019

We're so glad to hear that your guided walk with Dave was enjoyable and eye-opening, arulen99! It is our hope that the walks we offer provide interest not only for visitors but also locals who are keen to peel back one or two layers of...More

Reviewed February 1, 2019
Review of: University Walk

I was blown away by this tour of the heritage of Cambridge having this insider peek at how the univeristy has developed over the years. It brings the whole town to life from the buildings to the colleges and the statues. I loved going into...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PatrickLeckie
JoshuaatCH, Manager at Round Church Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2019

We're so glad to hear that the University Walk was an enjoyable experience for you, Patrick, and proved an illuminating route into the history of Cambridge. Knowing that the walks are appreciated encourages us to get out of bed each morning - thank you for...More

Reviewed January 26, 2019 via mobile

Excellent tour!!! I learned a lot about the history of the city and the university! Highly recommended!!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sightsee488432
JoshuaatCH, Manager at Round Church Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2019

Thank you, Sightsee488432, for joining a Round Church Walk! We're so glad that it was enjoyable and wish you well on your travels. With best wishes, the Christian Heritage team.

Reviewed January 26, 2019
Review of: University Walk

Cambridge is of course a historic city and Cambridge University is without a doubt one of the, if not the most prestigious University in the world. But, before this afternoon, I had no idea just how pivotal the Cambridge is in the history of England,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Liam S
JoshuaatCH, Manager at Round Church Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2019

We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time in Cambridge, and found the University Walk an engaging route in to the story of this special place. We agree that Cambridge has been absolutely pivotal to the history of the West and the wider...More

Reviewed January 18, 2019
Review of: University Walk

Found a description of the tour just by a chance walk past the round church. Got the info and went the next day. Great tour and highly recommend to learn some of the fascinating history of Cambridge and England, and ultimately its influence on the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David G
JoshuaatCH, Manager at Round Church Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2019

Many thanks, David G, for joining the walk! We're glad you happened upon us and enjoyed your time on the University Walk. With best wishes, the Christian Heritage team.

Reviewed January 14, 2019
Review of: University Walk

We had a 2 hour walking tour, starting inside the round church, into Magdalene, John's College, and Sidney Sussex. Very informative, entertaining and a great way to learn about the role Christianity has played in the forming of the University and hearing about some of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Heather C
JoshuaatCH, Manager at Round Church Guided Walks, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2019

Many thanks, Heather C, for bringing your church group to the Round Church! It was a joy to have so many interested people on the University Walk. With best wishes, the Christian Heritage team.

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