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Museum of Zoology welcomes 100,000 visitors

11 February 2019

The University Museum of Zoology has attracted its first 100,000 visitors since opening in June 2018. Visitor numbers...

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Looking for an unusual Christmas present?

4 December 2018

Then look no further. Why not treat someone to our special ‘ Photographing Skeletons’ session at the University Museum...

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Curious wolves and famous fossils: New rare book display

27 November 2018

A new temporary display at the University Museum of Zoology highlights historical depictions of both exotic and more...

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Get email updates about news and events

19 November 2018

Are you interested in what’s on at the Museum? You can now receive Museum news and event information straight into your...

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The future of tropical agriculture

1 November 2018

Dr Ed Turner recently held an interactive online talk on the pros and cons of oil palm expansion. In this talk Ed, the...

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Being amongst nature is good for you!

18 September 2018

The Museum of Zoology's Curator of Insects, Dr Ed Turner has recently been working with Simon Langton Girls Grammar...

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New Exhibition starts 31 July 2018: The Art of Taxidermy

26 July 2018

Still Life: the Art of Taxidermy at the Museum of Zoology When: Tuesday 31st July to Sunday 6th September 2018 Museums...

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Museum of Zoology is opened by Sir David Attenborough

24 June 2018

On Friday 22 June 2018, Sir David Attenborough officially re-opened the University Museum of Zoology, Cambridge – one...

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Join us for our Zoology Live! Festival 23/24 June

5 June 2018

Zoology Live! Festival Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 June 2018 To celebrate the Museum opening we are having a whole...

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Museum Conservator writes for Sea Watch Foundation

21 May 2018

Imogen Cavadino, one of our Conservators, has written a blog about the care and display of cetacean skeletons (such as...

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