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Final stage of building works

The building projects at the Museum have entered their final stage, and the scaffolding around the historic Portico has now come down.

Published: Tue 25 Mar 2014

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Arts Council England grants £87,582 to create a digital archive of manuscripts

The illuminated manuscript collections of the Fitzwilliam Museum will be available to view in greater detail than ever before thanks to an £87,582 from Arts Council England. The Digital Layers online archive will explore stunning images of illuminated manuscripts using layer and zooming techniques inspired by internet mapping tools to show their historical, cultural and scientific secrets.

Published: Thu 6 Mar 2014

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Poetry with Sean Borodale

The Fitzwilliam Museum will be host to T S Eliot prize and Costa Book Award shortlisted poet, Sean Borodale, for an evening of art and poetry on Tuesday 4 March.

Published: Fri 21 Feb 2014

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Valentines day late opening

The next in the series of monthly Friday night openings for A world of private mystery: John Craxton, RA (1922-2009) , will be on Valentines day with a special screening of the Film, Dhiava: The Autumn Journey.

Published: Fri 31 Jan 2014

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Edmund de Waal film screenings

To celebrate the final month of Edmund de Waal's beautiful intervention On White: Porcelain Stories from the Fitzwilliam, the Museum is holding a set of special film screenings showing you behind the scenes in de Waal’s studio.

Published: Wed 29 Jan 2014

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The Fitzwilliam Museum starts Friday night exhibition openings

The Fitzwilliam Museum has started offering monthly Friday night late openings for its major spring exhibition A world of private mystery: John Craxton, RA (1922-2009).

Published: Wed 8 Jan 2014

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