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Construction began in 2013 and as part of Open Cambridge 2017, we celebrated the opening of this new part of the City.

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A cornucopia of delights on show at Open Cambridge this weekend

5 September 2017

This Friday and Saturday sees the tenth Open Cambridge festival taking place across the city. Many parts of the University and colleges, as well as over 20 partner organisations in the city, are opening their doors and offering the public a chance to enjoy amazing architecture, exciting exhibitions, and engaging events...

Town and gown working together to make Open Cambridge 2017 the biggest yet

30 August 2017

What do an 800-year old charter, a ballistic separator, and a mosaic of WWII aircraft all have in common?

You can see them all, and much more besides, as part of the Open Cambridge festival this September.

An incredibly diverse range of organisations in the city of Cambridge are opening their doors to the...

College Breweries: when drinking ale at University was safer than sipping tap water

22 August 2017

Ever had a three-week-long hangover? Or wanted to drink beer because water could poison you? Well – you can see how Cambridge University staff and students experienced life and booze in the past thanks to a fascinating new exhibition at Sidney Sussex College library.

Like many Colleges, Sidney Sussex had its own...