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William Blake etching named Head of a Damned Soul.

William Blake’s Universe

Discover William Blake’s universe and a constellation of European artists seeking spirituality in their lives and art in response to war, revolution and political turbulence.

Antarctica from a sledge

Immersive Antarctica

Wed 21 February

The Polar Museum

Ever wanted to explore the coldest and windiest place on Earth?
Immersive Antarctica is your chance to discover the wonders of the South in virtual reality. Drive a dog sledge and delve into this unique world filled with historic sites and heritage treasures. Developed by Storylab, a research institute at Anglia Ruskin University, and the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust (UKAHT) through the use of immersive technologies and audio-visual archive.

The Immersive Antarctica project is still in development so this is your chance to feedback on this incredible VR adventure.
Book your 30 minute slot here. Only 3 participants can be booked in to each time slot. Please arrive 5 minutes before your time slot.
Ages 12+

Cost: Free

Enquiries and booking

Please note that booking is required for this event.

Enquiries: Rosie Amos Website


In person

All times

Wed 21 February 10:30AM - 3:30PM


Address: The Polar Museum
Scott Polar Research Institute
Lensfield Road
Email: museum@spri.cam.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)1223 336540
Fax: +44 (0)1223 336540