Our Space

Make a magic memory in miniature with your family.

Construct your own mini world of lockdown memories by crafting a time-capsule room in a shoe-box!

For those who are isolating or vulnerable, online versions of the workshops are available. Please email sarah.hutton@museumofcambridge.org.uk for further details.

This event is part of Remembering Covid-19: Time Capsule Project at the Museum of Cambridge

Our Space

Make a magic memory in miniature with your family.

Construct your own mini world of lockdown memories by crafting a time-capsule room in a shoe-box!

For those who are isolating or vulnerable, online versions of the workshops are available. Please email sarah.hutton@museumofcambridge.org.uk for further details.

This event is part of Remembering Covid-19: Time Capsule Project at the Museum of Cambridge

Our Space

Make a magic memory in miniature with your family.

Construct your own mini world of lockdown memories by crafting a time-capsule room in a shoe-box!

For those who are isolating or vulnerable, online versions of the workshops are available. Please email sarah.hutton@museumofcambridge.org.uk for further details.

This event is part of Remembering Covid-19: Time Capsule Project at the Museum of Cambridge

My Technicolour Self

Flip the idea of the selfie on its head!

What if people could see the true you in all of its brilliance and not just the face you show to the outside world?

Explore and represent yourself and your feelings during lockdown using colour, texture and form, creating a time-capsule memory with our fabulous and fun art workshop!

My Buried Treasure

Explore some of the museum’s collection of 20,000 objects in this fun, family-friendly workshop.

Unbox these time capsules from the past and discover the treasures hidden inside. Then make a treasure box of your own!

Willoughby’s Wonders!

Bring your young explorers to walk in the footsteps of giants, hide from witches and discover the wonders hidden inside the old White Horse Inn.

Take another look at Cambridge this summer with a free family trail at the Museum of Cambridge. 

Pick up a free trail throughout the summer

Ages 6+

Museum on a Bike

Throughout the summer, The Museum of Cambridge will be out and about with our “Museum on a Bike”! Keep an eye on our Facebook page and website to find out where we will be next.

Join us, for afternoons of handling objects, historic toys and games and chatting about all things Cambridge. 

Game On! Guided Tour

During this special 30-minute museum tour, our in-house gaming experts will guide you through the history of videogames from the seventies to modern day.

Come dressed up as your favourite retro game character!

All ages welcome; ideally suited to ages 6+

Special Event: Medieval Weekend

We are delighted to be welcoming the Harrington Household back to the Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey for a Bank Holiday weekend of medieval fun!

Learn all about medieval life, crafts and warfare, chat to their men at arms and camp cooks… and more!

This is a special event and Annual Passes are not valid for entry and will not be issued. English Heritage Members pay a reduced entry fee of £3.50 adult and £2.50 child