Dive deep into the history of the picturesque town of Cambridge and explore extraordinary inventions of the city and insights to some of Cambridge's most famous graduates! Listen to historians Sam and Alice as they lead the way on this self-guided podcast tour.
You'll learn about the King's Parade and get intimate with Cambridge's rich graduation ceremony and its interesting traditions. Make your way to the Corpus Clock and try to find the mythical creature on it, while discovering the history of this unique and wonderful invention.
Explore the nooks and crannies of The Eagle's Pub, steeped in history with incidents of genius celebrations to great war stories. At the Old Cavendish Laboratory, you'll learn all about the biggest breakthroughs in the field of physics and biology that have been achieved here.
Fancy picturing the famous University Boat Race's history? Take a pause here for a photo stop and learn about the famous Oxford-Cambridge rivalry. You will also stop by Fitzbillies and Pitt Building, where you can treat yourself to a yummy helping of cakes and Chelsea buns from this beloved bakery of Cambridge. The final stop of the podcast tour is at Pembroke, the third oldest college and a real gem to discover!