Summer at the Museums 2014

Hands-on family fun in Cambridge and beyond
Thursday 24 July – Wednesday 3 September

This summer, family fun and adventure are just around the corner as museums in Cambridge and beyond offer a jam-packed programme of creative activities, events and trails. With 20 local venues presenting an exciting mix of drop-in and bookable things do, the annual Summer at the Museums has heaps of happenings to help you get the most out of the holidays.

From taking part in a night time bat walk at Cambridge University Botanic Garden, building rockets at Cambridge Museum of Technology or meeting a Stone Age man at the Norris Museum, this year’s Summer at the Museums Calendar is full of events and activities to keep everyone entertained. Whatever’s happening, the amazing collections across our local museums make them the perfect place to visit at any time. For fun tips and activities while you are exploring, pick up a FREE Museum Scrapbook from any participating venue.

In Cambridge
Cambridge Museum of Technology 
Cambridge Science Centre
Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
Fitzwilliam Museum 
Kettle’s Yard 
Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology 
Museum of Cambridge 
Museum of Classical Archaeology 
The Polar Museum 
Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences 
Whipple Museum of the History of Science

Further afield
Burwell Museum & Windmill 
Cromwell Museum, Huntingdon 
Ely Museum 
Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey, Waterbeach 
Norris Museum, St Ives 
Ramsey Rural Museum
Saffron Walden Museum 
Stained Glass Museum, Ely 
Wisbech & Fenland Museum

Download a version of our What’s On Calendar and our printer friendly pdf.

From 22 July, our Museum blog will be keeping you up-to-date with what’s happening on a weekly basis. You can also find out more by following us on Twitter @CamUnivMuseums and Facebook.