Founders' Day Celebrations – Guided Tours of Old College

Friday 14th October 2016: 11.00 - 15.00

As part of Aberystwyth University’s Founders' Day celebrations, students, staff and members of the public are invited to discover more about the birthplace of University Scholarship in Wales.

Join a free guided tour to explore the Old College, one of the UK’s most significant 19th Century buildings and one of the finest examples of Gothic revival architecture by John Seddon.

Tours depart from the Quad inside the Old College and will provide the opportunity to explore parts of the building not normally accessible to the public.

Free entry - no pre-booking required.



Friday 14th October 2016

Tours available between 11.00 – 15.00

Tours depart at: 11.00; 12.00 (Welsh Medium); 13.00; 14.00


Old College, Aberystwyth University, King Street, Aberystwyth SY23 2AX

Maps and travel information can be found here.

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Old College