Kettle’s Yard


On 10 February 2018, the new Kettle’s Yard opens with two galleries, education spaces, a shop and a café. It is all free to visit.

Kettle’s Yard is a beautiful House that contains a collection of paintings, drawings, sculpture and ceramics in what was the home of Jim Ede, once a curator at the Tate. Next door is an internationally renowned gallery with changing art exhibitions.

In the House visitors can sit in the chairs and enjoy the works of art which are displayed alongside natural objects such as shells and pebbles. The collection includes paintings by Ben and Winifred Nicholson, Christopher Wood, Alfred Wallis and David Jones and sculpture by Henry Moore, Barbara Hepworth and Constantin Brancusi.

There are activities, many of them free, throughout the year, see the website for the latest information.

Opening Times
House: Tuesday – Sunday & Bank Holiday Mondays 12:00 – 17:00.

Gallery: Tuesday – Sunday & Bank Holiday Mondays 11:00 – 17:00.


Guided Tours & Groups
To arrange a group visit, or for further information, please call (01223) 748100 or email

A short walk from Cambridge city centre, just next to the Museum of Cambridge on Castle Street. There are regular buses from the train station to the city centre.

Kettle’s Yard, Castle Street, Cambridge CB3 0AQ

Tel: 01223 748100 

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