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Selwyn College, Cambridge

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About the venue

A stunning and beautiful college founded in 1882, set amidst 7 acres of manicured grounds. Selwyn was one of the first all-male Cambridge University colleges to admit women.

Actors Hugh Laurie and Tom Hollander studied at Selwyn as well as some prominent MPs, writers and leading scientists.

Tourists are sometimes allowed in the grounds, but we host you in the spacious wood-panelled Harrison room.

Car parking: You should find free roadside parking places in Cranmer Road, Herschel Road or Adams Road, and the college is just a 5-10 minute walk from there. Or there may be a metered parking space closer to the college in Sidgwick Avenue (roughly £10 for 6 hours).  

Park & Ride: the college is 10 minutes by bus from Madingley Road Park & Ride or 12 minutes by bus from Trumpington Park & Ride. You can park for free and just pay a small return bus fare.

By rail: from the train station you can catch a taxi (10 mins).

How to get there

Selwyn College, Cambridge
Grange Road
CB3 9DQ

See map at bottom of page

Upcoming events

Discover English Wines Saturday course at Selwyn College
Sat 20
Apr
- 2024 -
Discover English Wines Saturday course at Selwyn College
Discover English Wines at this fun and informal tasting day! The wine industry in England is now winning global awards - discover fabulous wines made in and around the local Cambridge area. A delicious two-course lunch is included. 
£160.00
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A Taste of Italy Saturday course at Selwyn College
Sat 15
Jun
- 2024 -
A Taste of Italy Saturday course at Selwyn College
Come and enjoy a friendly, informal and fun wine journey through the wonderful world of Italian wine in a beautiful Cambridge college. Starting with an Italian rival to Champagne and including delicious two-course lunch.
£150.00
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Saturday France vs New World at Selwyn College
Sat 21
Sep
- 2024 -
Saturday France vs New World at Selwyn College
Come and enjoy a friendly and fun wine journey through Old World and New World wines in a beautiful Cambridge college with two-course lunch included. Compare wines made with the same grape but made from different countries.
£150.00
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A Taste of Italy Saturday course at Selwyn College
Sat 09
Nov
- 2024 -
A Taste of Italy Saturday course at Selwyn College
Come and enjoy a friendly, informal and fun wine journey through the wonderful world of Italian wine in a beautiful Cambridge college. Starting with an Italian rival to Champagne and including delicious two-course lunch.
£150.00
Gift options available
Sorry, Sold Out
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