What's On

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Cambridge History Festival 2016

Wednesday 17 February - Saturday 12 March.

In the year of our 80th Anniversary, the Museum of Cambridge, together with partners and supporters, brings you the second Cambridge History Festival; a celebration including talks, walks and events.

For the full programme download the brochure.

Upcoming Events

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As If By Magic

Wednesday 17 February 2016, 4.30 – 8.30pm Watch a mesmerising demonstration of a Magic Lantern. Then have a go making your own colourful slide to take home. This event is part of the University of Cambridge MuseumsTwilight at the Museums programme.

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Shop

Come and visit our museum shop for traditional and locally made gifts for yourself or loved ones.

Museum Opening Times

Tuesdays to Saturdays: 10:30am - 5:00pm
Last admissions: 4:30pm
Sundays and Bank Holidays: 12:00 - 4:00pm

Last admissions: 3:30pm

Admission Charges:
Adults- £4.00
Concessions- £2.00
Child under age 12- Free

Tea Room Open:
Saturdays: 10.30am - 4.30pm
Sundays/Bank Holidays: 12.00 - 3.30pm

Enquiries: 01223 355159

Our History

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A vibrant collection providing an insight into the history of Cambridgeshire people.

Our Collection

The museum holds 20,000 objects that are related to the history of Cambridge and its area.