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Madonnas & Miracles

Tue 7 March - Sun 4 June

Fitzwilliam Museum

Peer through the keyhole of the Italian Renaissance home and discover a hidden world of religious devotion. Bringing together a wealth of objects, including jewellery, ceramics, books, sculptures and paintings, the exhibition invites us into a domestic sphere that was charged with spiritual significance. Drawing materials from across the Italian peninsula, and contrasting fine works of art with humble and everyday artefacts, Madonnas and Miracles offers a vivid encounter with Renaissance spirituality and domesticity. Transforming our understanding of a period that is often cast as intensely worldly and secular, the exhibition brings a new appreciation of the relationship between the material and the divine.

This exhibition is the result of four years of European funded cross-disciplinary work carried out by the Italian Department, the Faculties of History, Architecture and History of Art at the University of Cambridge, and incorporates their latest research.

For a programme of events and more about the exhibition visit:
www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/madonnasandmiracles

Cost: Free

Enquiries and booking

No need to book.

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Timing

10:00am-5:00pm Tuesday-Saturday every week from Tuesday 7 March until Thursday 13 April

12:00pm-5:00pm Sunday every week from Tuesday 7 March until Sunday 4 June

10:00am-5:00pm Tuesday-Saturday every week from Saturday 15 April until Sunday 4 June

12:00pm-5:00pm on Monday 17 April

All times

Tue 7 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 8 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 9 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 10 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 11 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 12 March 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 14 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 15 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 16 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 17 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 18 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 19 March 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 21 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 22 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 23 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 24 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 25 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 26 March 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 28 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 29 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 30 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
TodayFri 31 March 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 1 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 2 April 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 4 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 5 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 6 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 7 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 8 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 9 April 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 11 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 12 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 13 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 15 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 16 April 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Mon 17 April 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 18 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 19 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 20 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 21 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 22 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 23 April 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 25 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 26 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 27 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 28 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 29 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 30 April 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 2 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 3 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 4 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 5 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 6 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 7 May 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 9 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 10 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 11 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 12 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 13 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 14 May 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 16 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 17 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 18 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 19 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 20 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 21 May 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 23 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 24 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 25 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 26 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 27 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 28 May 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 30 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 31 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 1 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 2 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 3 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 4 June 12:00PM - 5:00PM

Venue

Address: Fitzwilliam Museum
Trumpington Street
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB2 1RB
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Email: fitzmuseum-enquiries@lists.cam.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 1223 332900
Fax: +44 1223 332923
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