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Reviewed 1 week ago

It’s pleasant enough to photograph this iconic structure but it’s history is arguably more interesting. All the walking tours have it included. A must.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SquareBearSS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I got to see this bridge while I was punting, but can't say that there's much more than having a quick look at it and taking a picture.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tanky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The story behind this bridge is very interesting and not what you’d expect. I was surprised as I’d heard differently.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DeborahS1740
Reviewed 19 November 2018

This can be seen either during the punting tour or during a visit to the Queens college. During my visit the college was close to the visitors and so viewed it from the boat during the punting tour. The guides tell a few interesting story...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lonelytrotter
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Another must see in this lovely city. There is a good view from the next bridge along and it's worth a hang around for a shot with a punt in view!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank happytravellady
Reviewed 17 October 2018

The mathematical bridge was a highlight! Loved walking across it and thinking of all the famous scholars who crossed before us on this bridge. Then walking through the gates of the stately Queens College buildings. Very impressive.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

We were there at night, and you can just imagine how difficult it was to put this bridge together. Awesome!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank simivalley1699
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Someone designed a beautiful bridge, and clearly "did the maths" to make sure it would be very sturdy. It's visible either from the Spring Street bridge (probably from where this photo was taken), or from a punting boat.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank K3615RYdavidw
Reviewed 20 September 2018

We decided to have a day in Cambridge.. its only 52 mins from where we live on the train. We had a list of places to see. The bridge was high on the list. A lovely walk through the collages bring you to a lovely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

A small wooden bridge viewable from Silver Street Bridge. A tourist hotspot! Interesting tale about students trying to take it apart!!

Date of experience: September 2018
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