About Us

“To promote access for all, and stimulate learning and inspiration through the collections in our care”

 

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Policies
  • Strategic Forward Plan 2011 – 2016
  • Acquisition and Disposal Policy
  • Collections Management Policy
  • Loan Policy
  • Diversity and Equality
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Archives and Record Management Policy
  • Environmental Policy






Monday to Friday
10:00 to 13:00 & 14:00 to 17:00

Saturday
10:00 to 16:00 

Sunday
CLOSED



Jul 30, 2014

A new project is underway at Cambridge’s oldest museum, the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences. Funding from Arts Council England’s ‘Designation Development Fund’ is enabling the Museum to make some of its most historically important specimens available to visitors for the first time as high-quality, interactive digital 3D objects.


Jun 17, 2014

The discovery of over 100 fossils of a tiny extinct creature called Metaspriggina from Cambrian age strata, between 500 and 515 million years old and exposed in a number of localities across North America, is helping to clarify our understanding of early fish evolution.