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

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Ocean Song: Sounds of the Sea workshop

Saturday 15 November, 14:00-15:30 at  The Polar Museum
Suitable for 8+
Booking required. To book a place, email  umzc   zoo cam ac uk

Join us for the first workshop of the Museum of Zoology’s Ocean Song: Sounds of the Sea project, with award-winning sound artist  Chris Watson collecting voices to create a soundscape for the new Whale Hall. Begin by exploring the sounds of the sea and the animals that live there, and then it’s your turn. Have a go at exploring your voice with choir leader Rowena Whitehead and create different sounds for the atmospheric soundscape.
Add your voice to the wind and waves and become part of the new Museum of Zoology. No singing experience necessary, just enthusiasm. Follow the progress of the soundscape on the  Ocean Song Blog

This workshop is supported by Heritage Lottery Fund and Arts Council for England.
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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:
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Last updated: 4 November 2014