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Images from the Whipple Museum of the History of Science

The Whipple Museum holds an internationally important collection of scientific instruments and models, dating from the Middle Ages to the present.

Important Note. The museum is likely to be closed between the beginning of July and the end of September 2018 for essential maintenance work to our historic building. We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused by this closure. For further details, please email: hps-whipple-museum at lists dot cam dot ac dot uk.

To find out more about our collection, please take a look at the Explore [] section of our website. Please also visit our fellow University of Cambridge Museums [].

Making a donation online: the Museum operates on a small budget and relies to a large extent on the generosity of its patrons. If you would like to donate to the Museum please click here [] to go to the Cambridge University Fundraising Campaign website.

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