Tower and guided tours

The Tower of Great St Mary’s offers the best view in Cambridge.

Climb the 123 steps and experience Cambridge as you’ve never seen it before!

TowerGSM-17 (1024x684)

For tower opening times, group bookings and historical information, visit our main tower page.

Guided Tours

You can now enrich your visit to the University Church by booking a guided tour.

Our enthusiastic guides will help you discover the fascinating stories of kings, queens, scholars and townspeople that shaped this historic church.

Tours cost £2 per person, with a minimum cost of £20, must be booked in advance, and are subject to availability.

Tours usually last 30-45 minutes, but can be adapted to your requirements.

To enquire about booking a tour, please contact the church office by ringing 01223 741720 or by email.