Getting Here

You’ll find us on Castle Hill, at the corner of Castle Street and Northampton Street. We’re just five minutes walk from the centre of Cambridge.

Our address is: 2-3 Castle Street, Cambridge, CB3 0AQ


Opening Times

Due to the latest government guidance on a national lockdown, The Museum of Cambridge is now closed until further notice.

Covid-19 Precautions

Find more details about planning your visit and staying safe.


  • Adult Pass: £6.00
  • Concession Pass: £4.00
  • Child aged 12 and under: free, when accompanied by an adult

A pass allows unlimited visits for 12 months from the date of issue, and all proceeds go towards running our Museum. If you provide Gift Aid information at time of purchase we can also claim an additional 25% from the UK Government.

Guided Tours

If you would like a private guided tour for a group or school, please contact us for more information. We will be happy to discuss your visit and provide activities that can be tailored to the needs and interests of your group.


Like our Museum, our shop is themed around Cambridge and Cambridgeshire. We stock locally-made gifts and jewellery as well as a wide range of toys, books and souvenirs.

Our Made in Cambridge range includes hand-crafted items such as Qhere’s upcycled bags and accessories, ceramics by Daniela Stief, Scandinavian inspired silver jewellery by Birgitte Bruun and glass coasters made by MPJ Glass.