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Today 12:00PM - 5:00PM

Highlight Ruskin’s Turners

The Fitzwilliam Museums’ collection of watercolours by J.M.W. Turner was founded in 1861 by the generous gift of twenty-five watercolours from John Ruskin, Turner’s most fervent champion and critic.

12:00PM - 5:00PM

Highlight Watercolour- Elements of nature

Stunning landscapes, exquisite portrait miniatures and delicate flower drawings by masters including Samuel Palmer and Paul Cézanne - the collection of watercolours in the Fitzwilliam Museum is one of the finest in the world.

2:00PM - 4:00PM

Power of paper – printmaking workshops

As part of the exhibition The Power of Paper: 50 Years of Printmaking in Australia, Canada and South Africa at the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, engaging with the techniques used by artists in the exhibition, a series of workshops and demonstrations held by professional printmakers will be held on the first and last Sunday of each month.

Mon 3 August 9:00AM - 5:00PM

James Faure Walker - painting and digital works

Painting and digital media exhibition by London based artist James Faure Walker

11:00AM - 1:00PM

Summer at the museums - all about that fungus

Fungi model making for families.

11:00AM - 2:00PM

Summer at the museums - knights and dragons

Family craft activity

12:50PM - 2:00PM

Haka workshop for children

Learn the haka with Maori performing arts group, Manaia.

2:50PM - 4:00PM

Haka workshop for children

Learn the haka with Maori performing arts group, Manaia.

Tue 4 August 9:00AM - 5:00PM

James Faure Walker - painting and digital works

Painting and digital media exhibition by London based artist James Faure Walker

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Highlight Ruskin’s Turners

The Fitzwilliam Museums’ collection of watercolours by J.M.W. Turner was founded in 1861 by the generous gift of twenty-five watercolours from John Ruskin, Turner’s most fervent champion and critic.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Highlight Watercolour- Elements of nature

Stunning landscapes, exquisite portrait miniatures and delicate flower drawings by masters including Samuel Palmer and Paul Cézanne - the collection of watercolours in the Fitzwilliam Museum is one of the finest in the world.

11:00AM - 12:30PM

Summer at the museums - zoology club: meet a mangrove conservation scientist

Conservation question and answer session for teenagers and young adults

11:00AM - 1:00PM

Summer at the museums - Fitzwilliam family art day

Drop-in family art activities based on the Museum's collection.

2:00PM - 3:30PM

Summer at the museums - potty about Herakles

Themed family activities based on the adventures of Herakles.

2:00PM - 4:00PM

Summer at the museums - Fitzwilliam family art day

Drop-in family art activities based on the Museum's collection.

Wed 5 August 9:00AM - 5:00PM

James Faure Walker - painting and digital works

Painting and digital media exhibition by London based artist James Faure Walker

10:00AM - 12:30PM

Summer at the museums - towers and rockets

Design, build and test your own tower and rocket. Family event.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Highlight Ruskin’s Turners

The Fitzwilliam Museums’ collection of watercolours by J.M.W. Turner was founded in 1861 by the generous gift of twenty-five watercolours from John Ruskin, Turner’s most fervent champion and critic.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Highlight Watercolour- Elements of nature

Stunning landscapes, exquisite portrait miniatures and delicate flower drawings by masters including Samuel Palmer and Paul Cézanne - the collection of watercolours in the Fitzwilliam Museum is one of the finest in the world.

10:30AM - 2:30PM

Summer at the museums - dangers at sea

Enjoy drop-in family activities on a nautical theme.

11:00AM - 12:00PM

Summer at the museums - conducting carrots

Family science and computing based workshop.

11:00AM - 1:00PM

Summer at the museums - create with clay

Family clay workshop inspired by the museum's collection.

11:00AM - 1:00PM

Summer at the museums - Fitzwilliam family art day

Drop-in family art activities based on the Museum's collection.

11:00AM - 4:00PM

Summer at the museums - drawing out science activity day

Hands-on science themed activities for families.

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Summer at the museums - pirates ahoy!

Pirate themed family activities.

2:00PM - 4:00PM

Summer at the museums - create with clay

Family clay workshop inspired by the museum's collection.

2:00PM - 4:00PM

Summer at the museums - Fitzwilliam family art day

Drop-in family art activities based on the Museum's collection.

2:00PM - 4:00PM

Summer at the museums - translucent artworks

Glass making family workshop.

Thu 6 August 9:00AM - 5:00PM

James Faure Walker - painting and digital works

Painting and digital media exhibition by London based artist James Faure Walker

10:00AM - 11:30AM

Summer at the museums - get creative with science

Science, stories and art activities.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Highlight Ruskin’s Turners

The Fitzwilliam Museums’ collection of watercolours by J.M.W. Turner was founded in 1861 by the generous gift of twenty-five watercolours from John Ruskin, Turner’s most fervent champion and critic.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Highlight Watercolour- Elements of nature

Stunning landscapes, exquisite portrait miniatures and delicate flower drawings by masters including Samuel Palmer and Paul Cézanne - the collection of watercolours in the Fitzwilliam Museum is one of the finest in the world.

10:30AM - 12:00PM

Summer at the museums - photographs through the ages!

Transform yourself for a Victorian 'selfie'!

10:30AM - 1:00PM

Summer at the museums - Viking vessels

Viking themed family activities.

11:00AM - 1:00PM

Summer at the museums - electronics lab: build a bug

Children's electronics and soldering workshop.

11:00AM - 1:00PM

Summer at the museums - Fitzwilliam family art day

Drop-in family art activities based on the Museum's collection.

11:00AM - 3:00PM

Summer at the museums - boxing clever

WW1 themed family activities.

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Summer at the museums - pirates ahoy!

Pirate themed family activities.

2:00PM - 3:30PM

Summer at the museums - photographs through the ages!

Transform yourself for a Victorian 'selfie'!

2:00PM - 4:00PM

Summer at the museums - Fitzwilliam family art day

Drop-in family art activities based on the Museum's collection.

2:00PM - 5:00PM

Summer at the museums - Roman holiday

Roman themed family activities.

Fri 7 August 9:00AM - 5:00PM

James Faure Walker - painting and digital works

Painting and digital media exhibition by London based artist James Faure Walker

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Highlight Ruskin’s Turners

The Fitzwilliam Museums’ collection of watercolours by J.M.W. Turner was founded in 1861 by the generous gift of twenty-five watercolours from John Ruskin, Turner’s most fervent champion and critic.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Summer at the museums - Minecraft day

Minecraft workshop for young people.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Highlight Watercolour- Elements of nature

Stunning landscapes, exquisite portrait miniatures and delicate flower drawings by masters including Samuel Palmer and Paul Cézanne - the collection of watercolours in the Fitzwilliam Museum is one of the finest in the world.

11:00AM - 3:00PM

Summer at the museums - boxing clever

WW1 themed family activities.

2:00PM - 4:00PM

CSI Classics: detectives at the Museum

Storytelling session in the Museum of Classical Archaeology.

2:00PM - 4:00PM

Summer at the museums - CSI: detectives at the museum

Family activity

2:00PM - 4:00PM

Summer at the museums - postcards from around the world

Family arts and crafts activities inspired by places and people from around the world.

Sat 8 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM

Highlight Ruskin’s Turners

The Fitzwilliam Museums’ collection of watercolours by J.M.W. Turner was founded in 1861 by the generous gift of twenty-five watercolours from John Ruskin, Turner’s most fervent champion and critic.