If you've had enough of the colleges, head further afield to see the impressive collection of fighter planes at Cambridge's aviation museum. Kids and grownups alike will love exploring the planes.
Take a walk along the river on the Queen's green. This stretch has magnificent views over the backs of the colleges, and is the perfect place to watch punters capsize? Or if you're feeling more adventurous, have a go at punting yourself! Punts can be hired from the (pushy) scouts on the bridges. Bring along a picnic (and a change of clothes), and be prepared to get wet.
For a real Cambridge experience, try to catch a choir rehearsal at one of the university chapels. Kings College Chapel is the most famous building in Cambridge, and their choir is renowned on an international scale.
Cambridge is an exciting centre for research and history, and this is reflected in the quality of its numerous museums. Visit Fitzwilliam's museum, which houses collections of art and antiquities spanning centuries, although their modern art exhibits are just as impressive. The University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology is another great stop for the historians among us. And for something a little more relaxed, head over the river to Kettle's yard, which contains a distinctive collection of modern art and often hosts talks from local artists.
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