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



Sep 5, 2014

One of the most iconic of Cambrian age fossils from the famous Burgess Shale is a little (3.5 cm long) creature called Hallucigenia, which has been the subject of considerable controversy for several decades. Now, researchers, Martin Smith and Javier Ortega-Hernandez from the Department of Earth Sciences have reinvestigated this strange creature and its relationship to other animals.


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.