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The Museum of Classical Archaeology is one of nine University of Cambridge museums and collections. Why not leave the hustle and bustle of the city centre behind to discover a whole new way of seeing ancient art? Our cast gallery houses over 450 plaster casts of Greek and Roman sculpture, each of which has its own story to tell.


Opening Hours

Mon-Fri:      10am-5pm

Sat:             10am-1pm (Univ. term time only, see below)

Sun:            Closed

Closed on Bank Holidays.

Admission is free.


Saturday Openings

The Museum of Classical Archaeology is open on Saturday mornings only during University of Cambridge term time.

We are currently closed on Saturdays. Saturday opening will resume on Saturday 6th October 2018.


How to find us

The Museum is located inside the Faculty of Classics in the Sidgwick Site, just off Sidgwick Avenue. We do not have an entrance on the road.

If in doubt, look out for the cast in the entrance to the building.

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Need to know more to plan your visit?

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Why not combine your visit with a trip to one of the other University museums or collections? Try the other University of Cambridge Museums.


If you have any questions, feel free to get in touch:

Tel.    +44 (0)1223 330402



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

Closed on Bank Holidays

Saturday Opening

Saturday opening is restricted to University of Cambridge term time only.

We are currently closed on Saturdays. Saturday opening will resume on Saturday 6th October 2018.


Bank Holiday Closure

Please note: we will be closed for the August Bank Holiday, Monday 27th August 2018.



Visit us

Museum of Classical Archaeology
Faculty of Classics
Sidgwick Avenue

We do not have an entrance on the road. Find us inside the Sidgwick Site.


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Get in touch

Tel. +44 (0)1223 330402

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