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Official Guided Tours: Fitzwilliam Museum Tour

Guided Walk

Visitor Information Centre
The Guildhall
Peas Hill
Cambridge
Cambs
CB2 3AD

Tel: 01223 791501

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Fitzwilliam Museum Tour

The Fitzwilliam Museum is the arts and antiquities museum of the University of Cambridge, it has been described as "one of the greatest art collections of the nation and a monument of the first importance". The collection includes works of art and antiquities of national and international importance.

Group tours- the perfect introduction to this magnificent collection- can be booked from 14.30 (duration one hour).

Availability is limited so please book early.

England’s Historic Cities App

Visit Cambridge has partnered with 11 other heritage cities nationally to bring this exciting new product to Cambridge.

The England's Historic Cities App tells the story of the country's best loved heritage sites. Using innovative new mobile technology, visitors are given the chance to gain new insights into the history of 12 historic locations including our very own Fitzwilliam Museum.

The app uses state-of-the-art mobile technology to connect trigger points and camera phones to uncover augmented-reality displays, 3D reconstructions, and 360-degree panoramas.

Richard, VII Viscount Fitzwilliam, who donated his collection to University of Cambridge after his death, takes visitors on a virtual journey of history and culture from prehistoric times and ancient Greece, Rome and Egypt, through to medieval Japan and modern-day Britain.

 

Opening Times

Tour Operating Times (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
MondayClosed*
TuesdayClosed*
WednesdayClosed*
ThursdayClosed*
FridayClosed*
Saturday14:3015:30*
SundayClosed*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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