University of Cambridge Museums

Projects, events and news from the University of Cambridge Museums

Network of European Museum Organisations Conference

The 22nd annual Network of European Museum Organisations (NEMO) conference was held in Bologna, Italy from 6-8 November 2014.  140 participants from 29 countries including the USA, attended and discussed … Continue reading

December 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Museum Escape

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be locked in a museum after dark? Well during Curating Cambridge nine teams of brave people found out! The museums … Continue reading

December 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

A Night at our Museum…..

The Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences is opening its doors late this Thursday 18 December. It is a free drop-in event from 5pm until 7pm aimed at adventurers of all ages who … Continue reading

December 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Creative Apprentices

In November the University of Cambridge Museums recruited two Creative Apprentices. Through the scheme the successful candidates Lia Butler and Alex Tomkins, will gain both practical and administrative experience in a … Continue reading

December 16, 2014 · 6 Comments

Christmas Opening Times

The end of the year is almost upon us and perhaps your thoughts are moving forward to some New Year’s resolutions. Rather than yet another fitness campaign or a complicated … Continue reading

December 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Work Experience Taster Days

‘How do I get to know more about the variety of career paths available within museums and the cultural sector?’ I hear you ask. The University of Cambridge Museums has … Continue reading

December 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

From porcelain to concrete poetry – all in a visit to Art at the ARB

The Alison Richard Building (ARB) was opened in 2012 to house the University’s Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS), the Centre of African Studies, the Centre of Development Studies, the … Continue reading

December 11, 2014 · Leave a comment