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Looking for a different take on Cambridge nightlife?

Cam Lates brings you a range of alternative after-hours events from across the University of Cambridge Museums and Botanic Garden; what's not to like?  

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Cam Lates presents:

Jazz at the Museum of Zoology
Wednesday 22 November, 7-10pm, £11 - SOLD OUT
Museum of Zoology

Live contemporary jazz in the company of a giant whale skeleton. Cambridge Jazz Festival presents boundary-pushing performances from Entropi and Phil Meadows Project. Enjoy an interactive sound and light installation and get an exclusive look at the Museum's brand new Whale Hall.

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The Edge of India: Untold Stories, After Hours
Friday 1 December, 7-9.30pm, £11
Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology 

Join us for an evening of experimental film and music, critical stories and hands-on encounters with the crafts of Indian artists. Take in the displays after dark, debate their stories over a drink and challenge the stories that museums tell.
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Festive Tracks and Fizz
Wednesday 6 December, 7-9pm, £8
Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences

Cosy up with the dinosaurs as the Sedgwick Museum does Christmas with a twist. With atmospheric lighting and performers from We Are Sound bringing their eclectic take on winter revelry, it’s the perfect way to kick off your festive season.

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Other after-hours events across the Museums

Late at the Fitzwilliam
Wednesday 15 November, 5-9pm
Fitzwilliam Museum

A special after-hours opening of the Museum. Drop in to view the galleries after-hours, with the shop and cafe open late for food, drink and Christmas shopping. To celebrate the opening of the Degas exhibition, Professor Richard Thomson of the University of Edinburgh will be giving a lecture on Degas: A Classicism of Movement at 7pm. 

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Cam Lates is delivered by the University of Cambridge Museums as part of its Arts Council funded Major Partner Museum programme.


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