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Fitzwilliam Museum

Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RB, England
+44 1223 332900
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Museum houses vast collections of antiquities from ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome, including exhibits of English and European pottery and glass, furniture, clocks, Chinese jades, and ceramics from Japan and Korea.
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Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1RB, England
+44 1223 332900
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Reviewed yesterday

I love the Fitzwilliam. If you live in Cambridge and you haven't been, you really must. If you are visiting Cambridge make sure the Fitzwilliam is on your itinerary, but don't try and see it all. I love the picture galleries - a genuinely eclectic...More

Thank AtticusThinks
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Plenty to see , no dusty corners . Toilets , cafe and gift shop clean and modern . Staff in every room , helpful with a smile . Wide variety of people visiting from school trips to the older visitors like me. Don't take large...More

Thank Philip B
Reviewed 4 days ago

we recently enjoyed 2 visits to the museum and we were very impressed with the displays and its free too.

Thank dave b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was surprised with the museum because the part where the art was exposed felt like a home. They got the paintings with the furniture together and It gives a warm feeling. The colors were on point and some famous artists too. Very good experience...More

Thank Coccinelle_5
Reviewed 1 week ago

Charming museum with great exhibitions, easy to find and get lost in their collection... completely free of charge, and with friendly staff that can help you during your visit.

Thank criiirc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good museum with some interesting artefacts and some lovely artworks. Could really do with a 'Top 10 items to see' for the people without much time or who get museum fatigue quickly. Had no idea what was in here really, would have been nice to...More

Thank sen862017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely building , worth a visit especially if weather is unkind, enjoyed our stroll around -free entry

Thank Hayley W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great collections. Accessible, lovely cafe. Easily found and accessed. Super facilities. Staff were very helpful. Would recommend a visit if in Cambridge

Thank 3nglish
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is overwhelming. I wish they would make a "10 things you must see at this museum" - or 20 or 30 or.... There is so much stuff that you get overwhelmed and loose attention. Paintings, glass, china, Egyptian artifacts, arms, furniture - it...More

Thank Charlotte R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bottom floor is devoted to antiquities and objects d'art from many old cultures. The top floor is devoted to paintings from pre renaissance to impressionism. All items are nicely displayed with informative explanatory cards. The building itself is also beautiful. There is no admission...More

Thank packedandready2go
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Ana B
5 March 2017|
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Response from mjesabel | Reviewed this property |
Hello, here is the link with Current and Future Exhibitions & Displays. I hope this help! Have a nice day!
margaret c
7 March 2016|
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Response from Ego35 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If your child is familiar with the atmosphere and loves to be in quiet zones for a long time, there is plenty to enjoy. But I suggest to have a little break sometime and take the kid out in the garden to relax and get... More