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Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
21/06/2023
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Free
A new exhibition at the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology explores the traces of where people have lived, worked and died for thousands of years in Cambridgeshire.
Whipple Museum of the History of Science
17/08/2023
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Free
A display at the Whipple Museum of the History of Science about pest management in museums.
Museum of Zoology
University Museum of Zoology Downing St Cambridge CB2 3EJ
01/02/2024
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10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Free
NEW - exhibition 'Growing a backbone: Rise of the vertebrates' - discover how and why heads, jaws, teeth & backbones have evolved at our new exhibition, with specimens that have not been on display before. 
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
10/04/2024
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Free
We are delighted to partner again with the International Garden Photographer of the Year (IGPOTY) to offer this free-to-enter competition.
Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
22/04/2024
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Free
A new temporary art installation co-curated with a group of young people from Parkside Community College and artist Hilary Cox Condron. This creative response to the Museum’s collections and the current climate crisis explores extinction, climate change and hope for the future.
The Fitzwilliam Museum
10/05/2024
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Pay what you wish for your exhibition visit
Sandro Botticelli’s masterpiece Venus and Mars is the highlight of our exciting new display exploring ideas of sex and power, gender and the body through classical mythology and Italian art of the 1400s and 1500s.
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
23/05/2024
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Free (normal Garden admission applies for accompanying adults)
Uncover the hidden stories of the Garden on this exciting adventure.
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
14/06/2024
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Free with normal Garden admission.
Join our Collections Coordinator, Margeaux Apple, to hear the stories of trees in the Botanic Garden.
Museum of Classical Archaeology
Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge, CB3 9DA
14/06/2024
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Free
Explore the spectrum of identities in the Ancient World.
Museum of Zoology
University Museum of Zoology Downing St Cambridge CB2 3EJ
14/06/2024
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Free
Join us on a FREE expert guided tour of the Museum. 
Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
14/06/2024
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Free
Artist Rona Lee has created two new works, informed by research in the Sedgwick Museum’s archives. These installations challenge the conventional way minerals are displayed in the Museum.
Whipple Museum of the History of Science
15/06/2024
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Free
To celebrate our first Saturday opening, take a guided tour with Director Dr Joshua Nall, starting at 11am and 2pm, June 15th!
Museum of Zoology
University Museum of Zoology Downing St Cambridge CB2 3EJ
15/06/2024
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Free
Join us for a FREE expert guided tour about gender and sex in the animal world.
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
The talk will take place in the Botanic Garden classroom. Please arrive through the Brookside Bike Park.
15/06/2024
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
£5
A talk by Brian Eversham from the Wildlife Trust about the importance of peatlands.
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
16/06/2024
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Free with normal Garden admission.
Between Roman Agricultural Diffusion and Islamic Green Revolution: Crop diffusion in the 1st millennium CE Middle East and Mediterranean
Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
17/06/2024
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Free
Come and be inspired by the displays and objects that our staff love.
Museum of Zoology
Online event
19/06/2024
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Free
Put your questions live to our zoology experts at our livestream from the Museum
Kettle's Yard
21/06/2024
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Free
Museum of Zoology
Museum of Zoology Downing St Cambridge CB2 3EJ
22/06/2024
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Free
It's Zoology Live! Our annual event celebrating the animal world!
Museum of Classical Archaeology
Faculty of ClassicsSidgwick AvenueCambridgeCB3 9DA
22/06/2024
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Free
Drop in for our special Saturday opening and trail!
Kettle's Yard
Kettle's Yard, Castle St, Cambridge CB3 0AQ
22/06/2024
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
£50 (£10 Open House Community Card holders), booking required
Kettle's Yard
Kettle's Yard University of Cambridge Castle Street Cambridge CB3 0AQ
22/06/2024
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11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Free
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
The talk will take place in the Botanic Garden classroom. Please arrive through the Brookside Bike Park.
23/06/2024
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
£5
A talk by Henry Stanier from the Wildlife Trust about the Great Fen.
Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
24/06/2024
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Free
Come and be inspired by the displays and objects that our staff love.
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
26/06/2024
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
£5
Indulge in the unique opportunity to explore our collection of plants and their associated wildlife before anyone else arrives, on an early morning guided nature walk around the Garden.
Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
27/06/2024
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Free
Join artist Dr Rona Lee for a tour of the installation Lithic Entanglements, followed by a conversation exploring the ideas that have informed this fresh and bold intervention within the Museum's displays.        
Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
28/06/2024
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Free
Join us in celebrating  women Earth scientists, past, present and future in this student-curated, temporary display.
Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Downing Street Cambridge CB2 3DZ United Kingdom
28/06/2024
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Free
Creative workshop for blind and partially sighted adults, and companions.
Museum of Zoology
University Museum of Zoology Downing St Cambridge CB2 3EJ
29/06/2024
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Free
Join us for a FREE expert guided tour about gender and sex in the animal world. 
Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
29/06/2024
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Free
Celebrate Pride month at the Museum with author Steve Antony, as he reads his joyful tale of a family’s quest to find the Rainbowsaurus.
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
03/07/2024
6:15 PM - 8:30 PM
Normal Garden admission applies.
The Garden opens its gates late on Wednesday evenings throughout July to host a season of open-air music from Cambridge Summer Music.
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
06/07/2024
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Free
Come along to find out all about these mysterious creatures and make a moth mobile. Speak to the Botanic Garden moth trapping team and find out if they have caught anything in their trap.
Kettle's Yard
09/07/2024
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Free
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
10/07/2024
6:15 PM - 8:30 PM
Normal Garden admission applies.
The Garden opens its gates late on Wednesday evenings throughout July to host a season of open-air music from Cambridge Summer Music
Kettle's Yard
Kettle's Yard, Castle St, Cambridge CB3 0AQ
12/07/2024
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
£6 per child/baby, booking required, one ticket covers one adult and one child/baby. An additional ticket for a sibling (anyone over 3 months of age) can be booked at a half-price rate of £3.
Museum of Classical Archaeology
Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge, CB3 9DA
12/07/2024
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Free
Explore the spectrum of identities in the Ancient World.
Museum of Zoology
University Museum of Zoology Downing St Cambridge CB2 3EJ
12/07/2024
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Free
Join us for a FREE expert guided tour of the Museum
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
17/07/2024
6:15 PM - 8:30 PM
Normal Garden admission applies.
The Garden opens its gates late on Wednesday evenings throughout July to host a season of open-air music from Cambridge Summer Music
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
21/07/2024
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Free with normal Garden admission.
The extraordinary ecology of drylands
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
24/07/2024
6:15 PM - 8:30 PM
Normal Garden admission applies.
The Garden opens its gates late on Wednesday evenings throughout July to host a season of open-air music from Cambridge Summer Music
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
31/07/2024
6:15 PM - 8:30 PM
Normal Garden admission applies.
The final event of our Sounds Green line up of open-air music from Cambridge Summer Music
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
03/08/2024
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Free
Join us to make a scented lavender bag and other lavender crafts to make your home smell wonderful all summer long.
Museum of Classical Archaeology
Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge, CB3 9DA
09/08/2024
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Free
Explore the spectrum of identities in the Ancient World.
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
18/08/2024
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Free with normal Garden admission.
Engineering to study biology: building tools to study an economically important crop disease
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
07/09/2024
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Free
Help wildlife find somewhere to shelter over the winter by making a lovely minibeast hotel that you can put out in your garden or leave in the Schools Garden at the Botanic Garden.
Museum of Classical Archaeology
Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge, CB3 9DA
13/09/2024
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Free
Explore the spectrum of identities in the Ancient World.
Kettle's Yard
26/09/2024
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
£10 (£8 Friends, £5 students), booking required
Kettle's Yard
05/10/2024
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Free
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
05/10/2024
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Free
Use colourful autumn leaves to make a fabulous pumpkin artwork for your home.
Kettle's Yard
Kettle's Yard University of Cambridge Castle Street Cambridge CB3 0AQ
22/10/2024
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11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Free
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
01/11/2024
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Free
Find out about different kinds of mushrooms and make fungi art.
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
07/12/2024
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Free
Make Christmas decorations using natural materials from the Botanic Garden.