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Downing College

0.6km
Regent Street, Cambridge. CB2 1DQ • (01223) 334800
Downing College, Cambridge
Downing College, Cambridge

Downing is a College of the University of Cambridge which was founded in 1800 through a bequest made by Sir George Downing. The College’s beautiful neo-classical buildings are set in spacious and peaceful gardens in the centre of Cambridge, close to many university departments.

It is home to a lively and diverse scholarly community, including about 420 undergraduates, 220 graduates and 53 fellows, supported by over 130 staff.

Features:

Free Entry.

No easily accessible wifi. No smoking.

Opening Times:

Open 10am-5pm daily when the College is open. Opening hours are subject to examinations and holidays and you should check the college website before planning your visit. Free admission.

Booking:

Advance booking is not required.

Location:

Located to the south of the city centre opposite Parker's Piece.

Getting There:

National Rail Cambridge railway station: 15 minutes walk.

Parking:

Parking available nearby - payment required.

Downing College, CambridgeDowning College, Cambridge
Downing College, CambridgeDowning College, Cambridge
Downing College, CambridgeDowning College, Cambridge
Downing College, CambridgeDowning College, Cambridge
Downing College, Regent Street, Cambridge. CB2 1DQ • (01223) 334800

Last Updated Friday 29 April 2022

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