The extraordinary collections contained within our eight museums and Botanic Garden can be used to bring all curricular areas to life and inspire learning.

The University of Cambridge Museums have a range of resources and activities on hand for self-led visits; and additional handling objects available to borrow for use within the classroom. Please contact individual organisations for further information on this.

Arts Award for Schoolsmuseum visits are a great way to support and inspire your students working towards their Arts Award. Email: or phone: 01223 7641742 to find out more.

Artsmark: This is the creative quality standard for schools, accredited by Arts Council England. Our museums are keen to support schools on their Artsmark journeys.

Each of our organisations offer pre-booked school sessions, as well as projects for young people and for the wider community.