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Images from the Whipple Museum of the History of Science

The Whipple Museum holds an internationally important collection of scientific instruments and models, dating from the Middle Ages to the present.

Please note that the Whipple Museum will close for the holiday break on Monday 22nd December at 4.30. We will re-open as usual on Monday January 5th.

"A fabulous chocolate box cornucopia of a collection... the Whipple Museum is crammed with fascinating instruments, bizarre models, and wonderful ideas"
Varsity Magazine, October 24th 2008.

Making a donation online: the Museum operates on a small budget and relies to a large extent on the generosity of its patrons. If you would like to donate to the Museum please click here [https://www.alumni.cam.ac.uk/giving/direct.php?table=departmentprojects&id=211] to go to the Cambridge University Fundraising Campaign website.

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