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Friends' Events

Friends' Events

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Upcoming events

We have had some interesting lectures in 2018 and have exciting plans for the future.

Ross sea valleys

Ross Sea Centenary Voyage

16th February-18th March 2020

A special Antarctic sea cruise to the Ross Sea organised by Friends of SPRI in conjunction with SteppesTravel.

More information.

polar bear

Canadian Northwest Passage

24th August-5th September 2021

‚ÄčThis voyage will explore the remote Northwest passage following the paths of legendary early Arctic explorers.

A special Friends' trip in conjunction with Steppes travel.

Friends' Lecture Series

The Friends' Lectures take place regularly throughout the year and are open to all.

Previous events

Get a taste of the previous events organised by the Friends.

More events at SPRI

SPRI holds a range of other events which may be of interest to Friends:

Polar Museum events

The Polar Museum holds an exciting series of events throughout the year.

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Social sciences seminars

Humanities and social sciences seminars from world-leading researchers.

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Polar Museum exhibitions

The Polar Museum has a rolling series of exhibitions, open to all.

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Physical sciences seminars

Physical sciences seminars from world-leading researchers from SPRI and beyond.

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Visiting Cambridge?

If you are visiting Cambridge, information about accommodation options can be found on the Visit Cambridge website.