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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
26/05/2021
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
We are delighted to partner with the International Garden Photographer of the Year (IGPOTY) to offer a new free-to-enter special competition
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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
10/09/2021
Free
Pick up a special animal card on your way into the Garden this autumn to create your own artwork as you explore with your family.
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The Fitzwilliam Museum
28/09/2021
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Free
Gold of The Great Steppe will display an archaeological sensation. Hundreds of outstanding 2,700 year old gold artefacts recently discovered in the extraordinary ancient burial mounds built by the Saka people in East Kazakhstan will be exhibited for the first time in the UK.
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Museum of Classical Archaeology
28/09/2021
Free
An exhibition of photographs by Robert McCabe capturing the 1955 excavations at Mycenae.
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The Fitzwilliam Museum
05/10/2021
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Free
Magdalene Odundo DBE is one of the greatest ceramic artists working today. Her distinctive, burnished vessels are informed by a range of art and craft traditions from around the world. This display marks 50 years since Odundo moved from Kenya to Cambridge to take an Art Foundation Course at Cambridge School of Art.
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Kettle's Yard
16/10/2021
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Free
Spanning the artist’s extensive career, this will be the first substantial solo show in 14 years of British Indian artist Sutapa Biswas (b. 1962).
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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
20/10/2021
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Normal Garden admission
Autumn is a special time of year when the Garden’s 2,000-strong tree collection really shines.
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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
20/10/2021
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Normal Garden admission
Autumn is a special time of year when the Garden’s 2,000-strong tree collection really shines.
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Museum of Zoology
University Museum of Zoology Downing St Cambridge CB2 3EJ
23/10/2021
Free
Come and find all the sleepy sloths hiding in the Museum this half term!
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The Polar Museum
25/10/2021
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM, 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
Free
Join us at the Polar Museum with renowned storyteller Marion Leeper to explore life under water.
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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
28/10/2021
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
£25
Explore the medieval view of illness, and the plants involved in the prevention and treatment of disease
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Kettle's Yard
28/10/2021
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
£20 (£5 students), booking recommended
Join us for a Chamber Music concert in the Kettle’s Yard House featuring Nicholas Daniel, oboe and Huw Watkins on piano. Some of the best oboe playing you’ll hear anywhere. Record Review
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Kettle's Yard
29/10/2021
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Free
Join us for an online panel discussion with exhibition artist Sutapa Biswas, black feminist writer Lola Olufemi and writer and curator Gilane Tawadros. We will explore formal and conceptual considerations that are key to the language of Biswas’ art, whilst also looking at her contribution to the Black Arts Movement – a cluster of politicised artistic activities by artists of colour.
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Museum of Zoology
University Museum of Zoology Downing St Cambridge CB2 3EJ
03/11/2021
Free
Animal Afterlives: a photography exhibition on taxidermy by Alexandra Murphy
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Kettle's Yard
04/11/2021
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
£20 (£5 students), booking recommended
Tabea Debus is one of the most exciting young musicians in the early music worldClassic FM Join us for a Chamber Music concert in the Kettle’s Yard House featuring Tabea Debus on recorder and Toby Carr on lute.
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The Fitzwilliam Museum
04/11/2021
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
£13.50, concessions £11.50
An exclusive early morning tour of our exhibition, Magdalene Odundo in Cambridge, with members of the team behind the show.
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Kettle's Yard
05/11/2021
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
£5 per baby/child
Early Years Studio is a fun, creative, immersive experience for children aged 0-4. The sessions are designed with early years development in mind. Artists draw upon their expertise as early years facilitators and use the Kettle’s Yard ethos and collection to create sessions where babies, toddlers and their carers can experience and learn together.  
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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
06/11/2021
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
£70
An introduction to the simple technique of drypoint etching and chine collé
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The Polar Museum
06/11/2021
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Free
A guest film programme of shorts curated by award-winning Greenlandic filmmaker Inuk Jørgensen on the themes of Storytelling & Life including a 30 minute recorded discussion with the filmmakers.
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Kettle's Yard
07/11/2021
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM, 12:45 PM - 1:15 PM, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM, 2:15 PM - 2:45 PM, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM, 3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Free
Join us in our Clore Learning Studio for free, practical art making workshops. Respond to the displays and exhibitions to make your own artworks. Get creative with artists and our education volunteers, no previous art experience needed!
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The Polar Museum
Online Film Festival. Not in person at the Polar Museum.
07/11/2021
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
$7
Celebrating 2021 International Inuit Day, Native Spirit Festival, in partnership with The Polar Museum and Inuk filmmaker & actor, Vinnie Karetak, present shorts and animations from Nunavut bringing stories of Inuit survivance in the Arctic and tales of supernatural and horror.
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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
10/11/2021
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
£25
Explore the lives and plant contributions of these overlooked women plant collectors from the 18th – 20th centuries
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The Fitzwilliam Museum
10/11/2021
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
£5 (free for under 18s and students)
Join us online for a conversation between ceramic artist Magdalene Odundo DBE and organising Curator, Helen Ritchie, who will discuss Magdalene Odundo in Cambridge.
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Kettle's Yard
11/11/2021
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
£20 (£5 students), booking recommended
Join us for a Chamber Music concert in the Kettle’s Yard House featuring the Gould Piano Trio.
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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
13/11/2021
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
£25
A series of courses giving a comprehensive introduction to horticulture across the gardening year
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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
13/11/2021
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Normal Garden admission
You may find some seasonal surprises in the Garden this winter...
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The Fitzwilliam Museum
16/11/2021
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Sold Out
Join Rebecca Roberts, Curator of Gold of the Great Steppe, for a spotlight talk in the 'Gold of the Great Steppe' exhibition, introducing key themes and highlight objects.
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Kettle's Yard
18/11/2021
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
£20 (£5 students), booking recommended
Join us for a Chamber Music concert in the Kettle’s Yard House featuring the Marsyas Trio.
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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
18/11/2021
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
£70
Taking inspiration from the Garden, come and join Caroline Henricksen for a fun relaxing and creative day paper collaging flowers
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Kettle's Yard
21/11/2021
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM, 12:45 PM - 1:15 PM, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM, 2:15 PM - 2:45 PM, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM, 3:45 PM - 4:14 PM
Free
Join us in our Clore Learning Studio for free, practical art making workshops. Respond to the displays and exhibitions to make your own artworks. Get creative with artists and our education volunteers, no previous art experience needed!
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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
23/11/2021
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
£25
Explore the history and ecology of the boulder-clay woods of Cambridgeshire and its region
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The Fitzwilliam Museum
24/11/2021
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
£5 (free for under 18s and students)
As we take in the splendour and beauty of the gold artefacts from the Great Steppe, we can’t help but wonder about their prehistoric makers and users: Where did they obtain the precious metal? What tools and techniques did they employ to turn it into the elaborate artefacts we admire today? How did they learn their skills? Were these objects used in life, or made for the dead? Scientific analyses provide some answers but also raise new questions.
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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
25/11/2021
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
£40
Try something new with this perfect sized beginners' project
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Kettle's Yard
25/11/2021
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
£20 (£5 students), booking recommended
The Consone Quartet are a young string quartet with a really big future. They play with perfect intonation, tremendous attack, and impeccable historical style. All the four instruments work together with such intelligence and imagination, that I would happily listen to them every day.Sir Roger Norrington Join us for a Chamber Music concert in the Kettle’s Yard House featuring The Consone Quartet.
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Museum of Zoology
University Museum of Zoology Downing St Cambridge CB2 3EJ
01/12/2021
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Free
Are reindeer really the best animals to pull a sleigh? Find out at this live event
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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
03/12/2021
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
£60
Start your festive season and make your own garden-inspired festive wreath
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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
07/12/2021
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
£70
Enjoy a day creating Christmas decorations with rush and willow
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The Fitzwilliam Museum
08/12/2021
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
£5 (free for under 18s and students)
Drawing from our rich holdings of paintings, drawings, prints, ceramics and sculpture, ‘Women: makers and muses’ is the first display in an on-going series highlighting work by women throughout the history of art and from across the globe. A series of films made in response to the display in which curators offer further thoughts on featured artworks will be followed by a Q&A with Jane Munro and Rebecca Birrell.
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Cambridge University Botanic Garden 
10/12/2021
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
£60
Start your festive season and make your own garden-inspired festive wreath
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Kettle's Yard
28/01/2022
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
£5, booking required
Join us for a late-night opening of Sutapa Biswas: Lumen at Kettle’s Yard. Explore the exhibition after hours, enjoy a drink and have fun.
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Kettle's Yard
24/02/2022
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
£20 (£5 students), booking recommended
Rebeca Omordia is half Romanian, half Nigerian – and it’s a powerful combination! Rebeca’s technique knows no bounds but, more importantly, she plays with a depth of insight and understanding which is all too rare today. Julian Lloyd Webber, London Magazine Join us for a Chamber Music concert in the Kettle’s Yard House featuring pianist Rebeca Omordia.
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Kettle's Yard
03/03/2022
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
£20 (£5 students), booking recommended
They get to the heart and soul of Haydn’s paradoxical affections  The Scotsman Join us for a Chamber Music concert in the Kettle’s Yard House featuring The Maxwell Quartet and Anthony Friend.
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Kettle's Yard
10/03/2022
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
£20 (£5 students), booking recommended
Join us for a Chamber Music concert in the Kettle’s Yard House featuring Gweneth-Ann Rand and Simon Lepper.
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Kettle's Yard
17/03/2022
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
£20 (£5 students), booking recommended
Join us for a Chamber Music concert in the Kettle’s Yard House featuring the Sacconi Quartet and Daniel Tong.
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Kettle's Yard
24/03/2022
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
£20 (£5 students), booking recommended
Join us for a Chamber Music concert in the Kettle’s Yard House featuring pianist Ivana Gavrić.
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Kettle's Yard
05/05/2022
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
£20 (£5 students), booking recommended
Join us for a Chamber Music concert in the Kettle’s Yard House featuring pianist Melvyn Tan. …the most thoughtful, elegant and refined of pianists… everything seemed to illuminate everything else. The Guardian UK
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Kettle's Yard
12/05/2022
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
£20 (£5 students), booking recommended
Join us for a Chamber Music concert in the Kettle’s Yard House featuring the Solem Quartet. …it was the Solem Quartet’s strong emotional connection to [the] music which really shone through. I have no doubt that the future of Classical Music is safe in their hands. The Yorkshire Times
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Kettle's Yard
19/05/2022
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
£20 (£5 students), booking recommended
Join us for a Chamber Music concert in the Kettle’s Yard House featuring Fenella Humphreys on solo violin. ...Humphreys’s utter absorption and delight shines forth at every turn… strong-toned, easy fluidity and immaculate technique… Gramophone Magazine
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Kettle's Yard
26/05/2022
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
£20 (£5 students), booking recommended
Join us for the last concert of our 2021-22 Chamber Music season in the Kettle’s Yard House, featuring Alexander Baillie on cello and pianist Nigel Yandell.
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