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
Where to find us in 2014
Nature’s Patterns at the Whipple Museum
Saturday 15 March, 10:00 – 16:00
Discover nature’s patterns in shells, corals, plants and more with hands-on activities and makes. Get up close to skeletons inside and out from the
Museum of Zoology and explore the Whipple Museum of the History of Science’s amazing collection of historic scientific instruments and teaching models. Drop in for family activities, and guided tours of the Whipple’s collection will begin at 11am, 1pm and 3pm.
enquiries: Zoology Museum 01223 336650/769355/768918 or Whipple Museum 01223 330906
Whipple Museum Website
Amazing animals: crafty camouflage and communication, at the Cambridge Science Centre.
_Saturday 22 March, 10:00am _ 17:00_
How good are you at spotting a copycat? The Zoology Museum will be running workshops and activities at the Cambridge Science Centre, exploring animal senses, camouflage and mimicry. Visit “Cambridge Science Centre website”www.cambridgesciencecentre.org for more details and to book workshops. Normal admission charges apply.
enquiries: Zoology Museum 01223 336650/769355/768918 or Science Centre 01223 967965
Discoveries: Art, Science and Exploration. An exhibition from the University of Cambridge Museums at 2 Temple Place, London.
31 January – 27 April
2 Temple Place website
Madingley Hall, Friday 27 – Saturday 28 June 2014,
enquiries: Zoology Museum 01223 336650/769355/768918