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Christ's College

Great Gate Coat of Arms
Great Gate Coat of Arms
First Court, showing the Chapel and some of the older building within College
First Court
A specially commissioned bronze of Charles Darwin as a student aged 22 forms the centre piece of a memorial garden
The Darwin Sculpture
The Fellows' Building was constructed in 1640 - 1644 and gives access to the Fellows' Garden where we often hold drinks receptions.
Fellows' Building
The Hall, one of the finest amongst the Cambridge Colleges, dates from 1857-1879 with fine stained glass panels, making it a unique historic setting for lunch, dinner or a banquet. There is seating for up to one hundred and ten delegates in the main body of the room and a further twenty can be seated in the gallery above. It can also be used for buffet/receptions for groups of up to one hundred fifty
Whilst the Hall is a stunning setting in daylight, its true beauty can be fully appreciated in the evening with candlelit tables and soft lighting.
The Hall
A beautiful dining room seating up to 38 people
Old Combination Room

Founded by Lady Margaret Beaufort, mother of Henry VII in 1505, Christ’s College is a picturesque college in the very heart of Cambridge city centre. As a conference venue it offers an attractive and stimulating environment for that perfect meeting.

With a wide range of flexible rooms, both modern and traditional there is something to meet everyone’s requirements. Capacity ranging from 10 to 120 delegates, the College is suitable for both smaller and larger events.

Offering a mix of modern en-suite rooms as well standard rooms, outside term time, guests can enjoy the unique charm and atmosphere of College life.

Christ’s College prides itself on its traditional and varied menus. Our dedicated and experienced catering team are on hand to ensure your event is an outstanding success. The beautifully panelled Hall can cater for up to 110 people, a magnificent room for that special occasion. For that smaller more intimate luncheon or dinner why not book the Mountbatten Room, named after one of Christ's famous Alumni, Lord Louis Mountbatten, seating up to 20 people, or the stunning Old Combination Room seating up to 38 people.

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Rooms and Accommodation

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Bedroom

Breakout Areas

Theatre
Layout
Classroom
Layout
U-Shape
Layout
Boardroom
Layout
Cabaret
Layout
Dimensions
Z Amenity Room
-
-
30
25
-
Width: 4m
Length: 5m
JCR
40
-
24
16
-
Width: 6m
Length: 11m
Lloyd Room
40
-
24
12
-
Width: 8m
Length: 8.8m
New Court Seminar Room
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-
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12
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Width: 5m
Length: 7m
TV Room
30
-
20
16
-
Width: 6m
Length: 9m

Main Meeting Rooms

Theatre Layout
Classroom layout
U-Shape Layout
Boardroom Layout
Cabaret Layout
Dimensions
Plumb Auditorium
80
55
45
40
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Width: 13m
Length: 12m
Yusuf Hamied Theatre
119
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Width: 10m
Length: 13m
Z Amenity Room
-
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30
25
-
Width: 4m
Length: 5m
Function Room
-
-
24
-
-
Width: 14m
Length: 9m
JCR
40
-
24
16
-
Width: 6m
Length: 11m
Lloyd Room
40
-
24
12
-
Width: 8m
Length: 8.8m
New Court Seminar Room
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12
-
Width: 5m
Length: 7m
TV Room
30
-
20
16
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Width: 6m
Length: 9m

Dining Rooms

Max Diners
Room Width
Room Length
Old Combination Room
36
8m
7m
The Hall
110
8m
14m
Mountbatten Room
20
6m
7m

Christ's College Accommodation

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Accommodation is provided for up to 234 delegates in study bedrooms of which 124 are en suite rooms. All other accommodation has shared facilities on a ratio of up to 12 delegates per bathroom.

Rooms are centrally heated, and bed linen is provided, all rooms have duvets, bath and hand towels as well as a complimentary welcome pack of toiletries. Tea and coffee making facilities are provided in each room and replenished daily.

New Court Single en suite
108 Rooms
Standard Bedroom, shared bathroom
110 Rooms
Twin en suite
16 Rooms
Total
234 Rooms

Green Initiatives

  1. Proud to have achieved being awarded a Green Impact Award.
  2. Full English breakfast for guests has been built around sourcing produce from local suppliers.
  3. An active recycling scheme in college, cardboard, bottles and paper. All are sorted before collection.
  4. Having successfully reduced packaging by bulk buying essentials, removing individual packets from cereals, jams and sauces therefore reducing landfill waste.

Did You Know?

  1. Within the College grounds is one of the oldest swimming pools in Cambridge and the country.
  2. Christ’s College has one of the first renaissance buildings in the UK, the Fellows’ Building in Second Court.
  3. In celebration of the bicentenary of Charles Darwin’s birth there is a specially commissioned bronze in the Darwin garden.
  4. Legend has it that John Milton planted a ‘black’ mulberry tree, located in the Fellows' Garden, it still bares fruit.

How To Find Christ's College

Christ's College
St Andrew's Street
Cambridge
CB23BU