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Museum events

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Please contact us for details of hiring the museum as an event venue.

See also the archive of previous events.

Hidden Tales

Museum Adventures with the 'Hidden Tales' at Heffers!

Friday 9th August, 2pm-3pm

Come to Heffers children's department for some amazing activities to celebrate the exciting new museum adventure book, Hidden Tales!

(Heffers Bookshop can be found on Trinity Street in Cambridge)

Pop in to investigate penguins past and present with the education team from the Polar Museum. There will be photographs to look at, some objects to handle and you can even make your very own origami penguin to take home!

The activities are free to attend but you must book tickets to be sure of a place! (Book for the number of children attending, up to a maximum of 3 per booking)

Book tickets for Friday

Little Explorers

Little Explorers

Monday 12 August 2019, 10:00-10:45 and 11:00-11:45

A different Polar story each session with renowned storyteller Marion Leeper. The theme this month is an adaptation of Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.

For under 5s only. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Please note places must be booked in advance. (Bookings open on the 15th July 2019)

Book the 10:00 session

Book the 11:00 session