Getting Here

Getting here Cambridge is easily accessed by road or rail and has good transport links to London and towns across East Anglia. Bicycle Cambridge is a ‘bike-friendly’ city with designated cycle lanes on many roads. Bicycles can be rented from


The Museum shop is located just inside the main entrance and is open during normal Museum opening hours: 10.30am to 4.30pm, Tuesday to Saturday and 12.00 to 4.30pm on Sundays. The shop stocks a range of greetings cards and other

Baron von Hügel

Anatole von Hügel Of mixed Austrian aristocratic and Scottish descent, Anatole von Hügel (1854-1928) spent his childhood in Italy, Belgium and England, and was no doubt stimulated by his father’s wide-ranging ethnographic, zoological and botanical interests, reflected in the ‘countless

Captain James Cook

Captain James Cook’s three voyages of 1768-1780 were of unparalleled importance for the history of exploration, anthropology, natural history and empire. They marked a new epoch in contacts between Europeans and Indigenous peoples across the Pacific Islands and around the