Emmanuel College, Cambridge University
History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
Wren's chapel is in Front Court, joined to the cloister and Long Gallery, while the hall is to your left as you enter. Within the chapel is a memorial to John Harvard, a former student who went on to found Harvard University in Cambridge Massachusetts.
In New Court is an herb garden, a memory, perhaps, of the Dominican priory which held this land before the college took it over following the Reformation. Remnants of the priory buildings remain, notably in the walls of the library.
About Emmanuel College
Address: St Andrew's Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, CB2 3AP
Attraction Type: Historic Building
Website: Emmanuel College
Phone: 01223 334 200
Photo Credit: David Ross and Britain Express
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