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Museum events

Museum events

To get regular updates about the latest events and exhibitions, sign up to The Polar Museum monthly e-newsletter.

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

See also the archive of previous events.

People crafting

Meet and Make at the Museum

Join us for our wellbeing and making workshops for adults at the Polar Museum! Meet and Make at the Museum sessions are all about giving you a supportive and social space to be creative. Making new crafts, making space for yourself, and making new connections. A chance for you to explore working with different materials and learn new skills with others.

For ages 16+

Monday 27 March, Cambridge Festival taster session, 1.30pm - 3.30pm

Secure your place and book your free ticket

Two King Penguins. One in Ultraviolet light

Egg-cellent Penguins: Museum Trail

1 April – 15 April 2023

Tuesday to Saturday each week, 10am - 4pm

Closed on Good Friday, 7 April 2023

Pick up our Egg-cellent Penguins trail at the Polar Museum this Easter break. Using ultraviolet light torches, find the hidden clues to lead you to the penguin!

This a free, drop in activity for ages 7+

Also available - our Children's Audio Guide is free on the Smartify app for you to listen to on your own device, or just £1.50 per child to hire a handset in the museum.