Events

Museum Closure

Although the Museum’s galleries are closed, there is an active outreach programme during the closure period. For details see the Outreach and Schools page

UCM Blind and Partially Sighted audio descriptive programme 2016

As part of this year’s UCM Blind and Partially Sighted programme the Museum of Zoology will be running audio descriptive handling sessions at other partner museums. Booking essential. Call 01223 332904 or email:  education   fitzmuseum cam ac uk .
Please do pass on information to people you know who would be interested in the programme.

Stories from the Stores
Tuesday 29 November, times TBC
at the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Come for tea and cake in between an audio descriptive tour at MAA and an update from MoZ about where we are with the redevelopment programme.

ChYpPS 2016, with Cambridge City Council

Wednesday and Thursday afternoons throughout August
Greens around Cambridge, drop in, free.
Find us on various Greens and at community centres around Cambridge at the UCM tent for ChYpPS fun, games, activities, handling specimens and crafts to take home with you.

Fun Lab at The Big Weekend

Saturday 9 July, drop-in, all day, free.
on Parker’s Piece
We’ll be popping up as part of Fun Lab again this year with crafts and makes to take home with you. See you there!

BioBlitz Cambridge 2016

5pm Friday July 22 – 5pm Saturday July 23
Trinity College Fellows’ Gardens
Join us for our 24 hour nature survey in the wonderful Fellows’ Gardens at Trinity College, not usually open to the public. For more information see our BioBlitz 2016 page:link coming soon.

The Story of the Cambridge Whale as part of Summer at the Museums

Tuesday 23 August, 11am-12pm and 2pm-3pm
Cambridge  Science Centre , normal entry charges apply
Join us for an interactive talk followed by activities and crafts to take home with you

A Cambridge Safari

Take a closer look as you walk around our fine city and you can find animals lurking in the walls, the floors, the doorways… Download our Cambridge Safari Trail to find the zoology in the buildings here  Cambridge Safari Trail, and tweet us pictures of what you can find:
Image description @zoologymuseum #cambridgesafari or post them on our  Facebook page

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Last updated: 19 April 2016