The Fitzwilliam Museum


The Fitzwilliam Museum cares for over half a million artefacts and art from around the world.

Housed in a beautiful 19th century building in central Cambridge, see everything from Egyptian coffins to Impressionist masterpieces.

The internationally renowned collection is celebrated in exhibitions, events, music and workshops all year round.

Great gifts can be found in the Courtyard Shop and refreshments in the Courtyard Café.

Opening Times
Tuesday – Saturday: 10:00 – 17:00; Sunday & Bank Holidays: 12:00 – 17:00. Closed Mondays, Good Friday 30 March, 24 – 26 & 31 December and 1 January.

Free admission to the Museum and exhibitions, but timed tickets must be booked in advance.

Guided Tours & Groups
One-hour introductory tours available every Saturday at 14.30 from the Courtyard Entrance, £6.00.

Guided tours for private groups arranged through Cambridge Tourist Information Centre. Tel: 01223 457574 or email:

Group visits must be booked at least 10 days in advance through the Education and Bookings administrator, telephone: 01223 332904 or email:

The Fitzwilliam Museum is in Trumpington Street, a few minutes walk from Cambridge City Centre. No visitor parking. For information about nearest car parks, buses and park & ride, visit our website.

The Fitzwilliam Museum, Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RB

01223 332900

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