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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

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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

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Animals and buildings of North Africa depicted on the surface of the globe

This luxury children's toy features a large globe and 12 lottery game cards, each featuring geographical features, animals and peoples of the world. Although there is no date of manufacture on the objects, we can estimate this fairly accurately from features depicted on the game cards.

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