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1869 - 2019

Welcome to our anniversary webpages showcasing 150 pioneering years of excellence and inclusion. Founded in 1869, Girton was the UK's first residential institution for women offering degree-level education and examination. Still at the cutting edge of widening participation, Girton thrives today as a centre for world class learning and research within the collegiate University of Cambridge.

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Girton Spring Ball Presents: Arthouse

The ArtHouse 2020 Spring Ball Committee invite you to come and celebrate 150 years of Girton College through the diversity and vibrancy of Art (both classical and modern). Taking the College as our canvas we will create a truly extraordinary experience to shock, delight and intrigue the senses and pay homage to Girton’s pioneering past, present and future.

There will be something for everyone at Art House 2020, which promises to be one of the most spectacular Spring Balls ever held in College. We are delighted that so many of you have already booked. If you have not done so there is still time to buy your tickets for this once in a lifetime anniversary celebration at

We hope everyone is as excited as we are for this once in a lifetime chance to celebrate 150 years of Girton, and truly hope that our alumni will be a part of one of the most splendid Spring Balls that have ever been held at this college.

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