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RA250 at the Fitz

9 January 2018

The Fitzwilliam Museum is taking part in a nationwide programme of in-conversations, exhibitions and events with Art Fund support to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the Royal Academy of Arts (RA).

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2018 Exhibition programme

2 January 2018

The Fitzwilliam announce their highlight exhibition programme for the year ahead.

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Diaries and calendars

Thank you to National Lottery players

11 December 2017

This Christmas we are thanking National Lottery players, whose money has helped fund the Museum and other heritage projects, by offering them discounts in our shop and cafe.

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Christmas at the Fitz

1 December 2017

Treat yourself to some culture, music, seasonal shopping, food and drink this December.

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Tim Knox to leave the Fitzwilliam Museum

24 November 2017

Her Majesty The Queen has appointed Mr Tim Knox as the new Director of the Royal Collection.

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Original manuscripts from the literary archives on display

20 November 2017

Famous manuscripts of masterpieces by Thomas Hardy and Virginia Woolf among others are on display for #ExploreArchivesWeek. These treasures, rarely on show, will be in Gallery 3 until January 7.

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The Fitzwilliam Museum Annual Review 2016

14 November 2017

A portrait of the life of the Fitzwilliam Museum in 2016.

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November late night opening

7 November 2017

On Wednesday 15 November there is a special after hours opening of the Museum until 9pm.

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First research on Degas' only three wax models in UK

27 October 2017

Edgar Degas’ wax sculptures give up their secrets 100 years after his death. They are currently on display in, Degas: A Passion for Perfection .

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New Alan Turing archives on show

27 October 2017

A new exhibition Codebreakers and Groundbreakers displays unseen material from the Alan Turing archive held at King's College Cambridge.

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