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Museum of Classical Archaeology

The Museum of Classical Archaeology in Cambridge houses one of the largest plaster cast collections in the world.


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Find out more about the plaster casts, sherds and squeezes in our collection...



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The Peplos Kore

Find out more about our painted Peplos Kore...



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Find out more about temporary exhibitions in our Cast Gallery...






Find out more about events, workshops and tours for families and adults...





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The Samian Kouros

In 2007, we took delivery of a new cast: the Samian Kouros, our largest cast yet. Watch the video of him arriving here – he was delivered in two parts and it took a whole day to get him in the building and put him back together...

Museum of Classical Archaeology, Cambridge

Every cast tells two stories.

One ancient. One modern.

Admission is free.


Opening hours

Mon-Fri: 10am-5pm
Sat: 10am-1pm (Univ. term-time only)
Sun: Closed


May Bank Holiday Closure

The Museum will be closed on both the May Bank Holidays:
Monday 4th May
Monday 25th May


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Museum of Classical Archaeology
Faculty of Classics
Sidgwick Avenue


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Tel. +44 (0)1223 330402