Events open to the public from the University of Cambridge

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In response to Government advice, all public events at the University of Cambridge have been cancelled until further notice.


Open Cambridge 2021

Cambridge’s much-loved festival of history and culture, Open Cambridge, returns this September with an extended programme of free live and digital events for everyone to enjoy.

Sun 11 April 10:00AM - 5:00PM

Spring Bingo-Cambridge Botanic Garden

This spring the Botanic Garden is playing a giant game of outdoor bingo.

11:30AM - 1:00PM

Highlight Science walking tours 2021

Enjoy a 90 minute physical (not virtual) walking tour of Cambridge with a Green Badge Guide. Hear stories of Issac Newton's cat, a docor who put his patient inside a horse, a scientist who died studying his chickens, and much more.

2:30PM - 3:00PM

Science on Sundays – How has evolution fine-tuned the C4 photosynthetic turbo-charger?

Dr Johannes Kromdijk Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge Science on Sundays is a programme of free, informal, monthly science talks, bringing the latest discoveries in plant science, as well as research linked to the plant collection at CUBG, to our visitors in a 30 minute nutshell.

7:00PM - 8:00PM

Highlight Haunted Cambridge walking ghost tour (from Easter 2021)

A spooky evening walk with The Institute of Tourist Guiding ghost guides.