University of Cambridge Museums

Projects, events and news from the University of Cambridge Museums

Bake that and Party!!!!

Ah museums. Lovely museums. What could ever be better than a museum? Only a museum in cake form! And so the idea of The Great Museum Bake Off was born. … Continue reading

July 31, 2015 · 2 Comments

Wet weather plan to the rescue!

Summer at the Museums 23 July – 2 September 2015 With over 20 different events happening over the next week, you’ll find plenty of alternatives to soggy picnics and washed … Continue reading

July 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Richard White – Marketing & Comms Coordinator

A few weeks before I became the new University of Cambridge Museums Marketing and Communications coordinator, I felt prepared, as if I had a pretty good handle on the various … Continue reading

July 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

School’s out but Summer at the Museums is in!

Summer at the Museums 23 July – 2 September 2015 Holiday! Celebrate! School is out and Summer at the Museums is back. What better way to kick-off the holidays than … Continue reading

July 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Summer at the Museums in a park near you!

University of Cambridge Museums are delighted to be partnering ChYpPs (Children’s and Young Peoples Participation Service) Summer Daze again this school holiday and will be popping up at parks and … Continue reading

July 20, 2015 · 2 Comments

Summer fun and adventure arrives – and not a suitcase in sight!

Summer at the Museums 23 July – 2 September 2015 Forget about flight delays, lost suitcases and last-minute passport panic. With over 120 family events and activities to choose from, … Continue reading

July 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Learning with NEMO

In May, Sarah-Jane Harknett, Outreach Organiser at the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, and Lorena Bushell, Learning Coordinator at the Whipple Museum went on a NEMO (Network of European Museums Organisations) … Continue reading

July 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Work experience at the University of Cambridge Museums

The University of Cambridge Museums offer work experience placements for school-aged participants, providing the opportunity to spend a week learning new skills and developing their self-confidence, timekeeping and communication. During … Continue reading

July 15, 2015 · Leave a comment