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Fitzwilliam Museum Masterpieces: 2020 Edition of greetings cards

Discover our new series of greetings cards - a playful perspective on our current lives through the art we know and love...

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Gust of Wind by Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Relax, Look and Imagine - new film series

Connect with artworks from The Fitzwilliam Museum’s collection through seven new films that start with a guided relaxation, followed by exploration of the paintings from the comfort of your own home.

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Fitz Stitch

We’re pleased to launch a Fitz inspired community stitching project and are looking for 45 creative participants to contribute to a quilt, but invite communities of people to make their own too…

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Luke Syson

The Fitzwilliam Museum and Coronavirus (COVID-19) – updated 1 May 2020

In response to Coronavirus we closed The Fitzwilliam Museum on Tuesday 17 March until further notice, but that does not mean we are shut for business...

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True to Nature exhibition

Virtual tour of True to Nature

Take a virtual tour of True to Nature: Open-Air Painting in Europe 1780-1870 at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, coming to The Fitzwilliam Museum summer 2021.

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Julie Dawson

Conservation at the Fitz under lockdown

Julia Dawson, Head of Conservation, talks to us from inside the Fitz while it is under lockdown during COVID-19.

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Look Think Do: resources to help you stay creative and connected at home

The Museum may be closed, but the collection can still fuel curiosity, creativity and wellbeing. Find out more about our latest activities #FitzVirtual.

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COMING SOON... #Fitzvirtual

As we all prepare for what might feel a very isolating experience The Fitzwilliam Museum will be bringing you our Virtual Museum...

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3D imaging of the collections to offer increased access

Funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council, among others, has enabled the Fitzwilliam to conduct a research project to create 3D imaging of the permanent collections.

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John Lewis competition prize

Colouring competition for the grown-ups!

To celebrate our Feast & Fast exhibition, John Lewis & Partners is delighted to launch a colouring competition for grown-ups!

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