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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.

"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.

On 3rd and 4th July, the Whipple Museum will be open from 11.00am for Open Cambridge.

Please note that the museum will also be closed all day on Monday 7th July (due to the Tour de France) and Thursday 31st July. We will also be closing at 3.30pm on Wednesday 6th August.

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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