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Sundays & Bank Holidays: 12:00 - 17:00


On 1 August our Founder, Richard, VII Viscount Fitzwilliam would have been celebrating his 271st birthday.

Street scene by Brueghel

Over thirty rarely seen early Dutch and Flemish landscape drawings from the Bruce Ingram Bequest are on display.

The Chesterton hoard

The Chesterton hoard of gold and silver medieval coins was discovered by archaeologists at Chesterton Lane Corner, Cambridge, in October 2000.

The Fitzwilliam Museum celebrates its 200th birthday in 2016.