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Book of the Dead of Ramose, supervisor of the royal archives, with highly detailed vignettes, New Kingdom, Nineteenth Dynasty. Reign of Seti I

For one day only the whole papyrus of the Book of the Dead of Ramose will be laid out for public display in one long stretch. On Saturday 22 July the papyrus will be displayed in the Mellon Gallery (13)...

Twilight at the Museums © Martin Bond

Cambridge’s reputation as a centre of excellence for museums and culture in the UK received a vital boost today when Arts Council England (ACE) awarded University of Cambridge Museums (UCM) more than £4.8m and National Portfolio Organisation status from 2018-2022.

Portrait of Claude-Armand Gérôme

Edouard Papet, the Musée d’Orsay’s Senior Curator for Sculpture, is speaking on Friday 30 June to celebrate the acquisition of a new masterpiece at the Fitzwilliam Museum.

The Fitzwilliam Museum and the Hamilton Kerr Institute have won the Museums + Heritage Award 2017 for Restoration and Conservation.