Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of The Fleam Dyke Footpath
Jesus Lane, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB5 8BS, Tel: 020 7213 0660, Email, (5 miles, 8kms)
This spire of this fine Victorian church is a prominent local landmark, while the interior is a milestone of the Gothic revival, with richly painted stencil wall decoration and stained glass by William Morris and other Pre-Raphaelites.
Cambridge Passenger Cruises, PO Box 401, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB4 3WE, Tel: 01223 307694, Email, (4 miles, 7kms)
Your unique venue opportunity in Cambridge offering you a luxury river cruise and a 1st class service in the magnificent surroundings of the River Cam. Please visit our website www.georgina.co.uk.
University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 3EQ, Tel: 01223 333456, Email, (5 miles, 8kms)
Displays include, world's largest spider, minerals and gemstones, rocks collected by Charles Darwin, dinosaursm jurassic marine reptiles and local fossils.
Castle Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB3 0AQ, Tel: 01223 748100, Email, (5 miles, 9kms)
A major collection of 20thC paintings and sculpture exhibited in a house of unique character. Also changing contemporary and modern art exhibitions in the gallery.
1 Brookside, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 1JE, Tel: 01223 336265, Email, (4 miles, 7kms)
This heritage-listed garden is the vision of John Henslow, mentor to Charles Darwin, and today showcases over 8000 plant species from all around the world from flamboyant tropical orchids to majestic trees.
Orchard Tea Garden, 45-47 Mill Way, Grantchester, Cambridgeshire, CB3 9ND, (6 miles, 9kms)
Anglia Ruskin University, East Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1 1PT, Tel: 0845 196 2320, Email, (4 miles, 7kms)
A university theatre presenting professional touring and local community theatre. Excellent tiered seating offers good views from all 264 seats.
Downing Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 3DZ, Tel: 01223 333510, Email, (4 miles, 7kms)
Displays relating to world prehistory, local archaeology and anthropology displays.
The Guildhall, Lode, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB25 9EW, Tel: 01223 813318, Email, (4 miles, 7kms)
15 minutes from Cambridge lies a beautiful Shangri-la stretching across 190 acres of lawn grass that holds summertime events and regular weekend camping and fabulous picnic areas promoting the countryside and health and fitness.
Free School Lane, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 3RH, Tel: 01223 311103, Email, (5 miles, 8kms)
The Whipple Museum houses a designated collection of scientific instruments and models, dating from the Middle Ages to the present.
Clifton Way, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1 7GX, Tel: 01223 511511, (4 miles, 6kms)
Hadstock Road, Linton, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4NT, Tel: 01223 891308, Email, (6 miles, 10kms)
With lots to see including Lion, Tigers, Snow Leopards, Tapir, Zebras, Red Kangaroo, Binturong, Owls, Toucans, Storks, Hornbills, Lemurs, Parrots, Giant Tortoises, Spiders and many others set in 18 acres of spectacular gardens.
Resolute, Browns Field, Green End, Fen Ditton, Cambridgeshire, CB5 8SX, Tel: 01799 501635, Email, (4 miles, 6kms)
An ideal way to see the River Cam and/or Great Ouse. Half hour to full day trips, for individuals or groups.
Churches of St Cyriac and St Julitta, High Street, Swaffham Prior, Cambridgeshire, CB5 0LD, Tel: 020 7213 0660, Email, (6 miles, 9kms)
The view of Swaffham Prior’s two eccentric churches, sharing the same churchyard, and elevated above the village street, is memorable.
St Andrews Road, Chesterton, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB4 1DH, (5 miles, 7kms)
Swaffham Prior, Cambridgeshire, CB5 0JZ, Tel: 01638 741009, Email, (6 miles, 10kms)
A working windmill, built in 1857 and worked commercially until 1946. Restored by the present owner and producing traditional stoneground flours and associated products.
St John's Church, Green Street, Duxford, Cambridgeshire, CB2 4RG, Tel: 020 7213 0660, Email, (6 miles, 10kms)
The striking mediaeval and earlier wall paintings are only one of the many treasures and curiosities that make a visit to this church rewarding.
King's College, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 1ST, Tel: 01223 331212, Email, (5 miles, 8kms)
King’s College Chapel is a masterpiece of English craftsmanship. It’s part of one of the oldest Cambridge colleges sharing a wonderful sense of history and tradition with the rest of the University.