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Fitzwilliam Object of the Month: December

The Fitzwilliam Museum celebrates its Bicentenary during 2016. As part of the Museum’s celebrations they are choosing an Object of the Month for each calendar month. These will be on … Continue reading

December 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Stories, Statues and Stillness

Exploring movement and mindfulness with preschoolers at the Museum of Classical Archaeology This year, the Cambridge Festival of Ideas was based around the theme of ‘movement’.  This was very exciting … Continue reading

December 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Christmas Gifts with a Difference

If you are trying to find a unique gift for that ever so tricky person, then the shops across the University of Cambridge Museums & Botanic Garden are a great place to start. In … Continue reading

November 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Fitzwilliam Object of the Month: November

The Fitzwilliam Museum celebrates its Bicentenary during 2016. As part of the Museum’s celebrations they are choosing an Object of the Month for each calendar month. These will be on … Continue reading

November 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

SOURCE 2017

A free drop-in programme of informal studio and gallery art practice Saturdays 11, 18, 25 February & Half-Term Tuesday 14 – Friday 17 February 2017 For the last nine years … Continue reading

November 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Fitzwilliam Museum art recreation with John Lewis

On the 22 October members of the public could see the Fitzwilliam Museum’s painting of Marguerite Chapin in her apartment with her dog by Edouard Vuillard, come to life in an … Continue reading

November 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chatterboxes

A new programme for homebound older people University of Cambridge Museums are working in partnership with local organisation Care Network Cambridgeshire on a new programme for homebound older people called … Continue reading

November 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Cromwell Community College Arts Award

As part of the Fitzwilliam Museum education programme we enjoy working with groups of young people on the Arts Award scheme. If the Arts Award is new to you then … Continue reading

October 28, 2016 · Leave a comment