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Welcome to the Whipple Museum

Following Government guidance, all University of Cambridge Museums are closed until further notice, to help protect visitors, staff and the wider community.

Detail of glass fungus model

Explore Whipple Collections

In-depth articles about some of our key collections.

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About Us

Who we are, our history and how to get involved

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Learning

School visits, guided tours and more

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Opening Times

Following Government guidance, all University of Cambridge Museums are closed until further notice, to help protect visitors, staff and the wider community

Explore Collections

Detail of glass fungus model

Made to help their maker's insomnia, these models are made of glass and are extremely fragile, yet beautiful, objects. Some are models of disease-causing fungi as they appear under the microscope.

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