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Codebreakers merchandise wins ACE 'Range of the Year'

22 March 2018

The Association for Cultural Enterprises (ACE) name The Fitzwilliam winner of 'Range of the Year' at their Best Product Awards for Alan Turing's zeta function machine gift range.

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BBC CIVILISATIONS and the Fitzwilliam

8 March 2018

The Fitzwilliam has been one of the museums to take part in the new BBC CIVILISATIONS series, the associated festival and their AR (augmented reality) app.

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Runners and spectators

Road closures around the Museum from Sunday’s Cambridge half marathon

2 March 2018

This Sunday 4 March the Cambridge half marathon will go through the city from 9.30 and there will be a number of road closures and diversions in place.

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Museum closure - Tuesday 20 February

12 February 2018

Due to essential maintenance work on the Fitzwilliam Museum, our offices and switchboard will be closed on Mon 19 and Tues 20 Feb, and our galleries will also be closed to the public on Tues 20 Feb.

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Light projection on outside of Museum


9 February 2018

From 9 to 14 February the Fitzwilliam Museum and other iconic buildings in Cambridge will be bathed in light for this year’s e-Luminate festival.

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Collect: The International Art Fair for Contemporary Objects

Discover first class craft at Collect

9 February 2018

Collect: The International Art Fair for Contemporary Objects returns to London Saatchi’s gallery on 22 – 25 February providing a snapshot of what craft means today, and giving a glimpse of what it might become.

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Five works by Stanley Spencer

Five works by Stanley Spencer

7 February 2018

Marking 40 years of Art Fund's partnership with the Wolfson Foundation, the Art Fund is profiling in film four key acquisitions made possible through their joint funding.

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Children in gallery

February half term week at the Fitzwilliam

5 February 2018

In addition to our temporary exhibitions, and permanent collections, visit us this this half term for a variety of events and activities. There's something for everyone!

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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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Matt Smith parian

2018 Exhibition programme

2 January 2018

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

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