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Open call for your best lockdown photos

Open call for your photos of Cambridge!

Calling all amateur photographers! We're looking for your best photos of our beautiful city and its surrounds. Have you captured an unusual angle of a familiar landmark, an unsually quiet street during lockdown, some hidden nature or a quirky object with a story to tell? Send it to us for a chance to feature on our website and social media during Open Cambridge 2020!

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Islamic Astrolabe, Whipple Museum

Open Cambridge: a fix for all culture lovers

With just over two weeks to go until this year’s online Open Cambridge kicks off (11-13 September), things are gearing up at a number of the city’s museums as they get ready to open their virtual doors for a series of short online tours and films that reveal previously untold stories and offer the rare chance to view their hidden treasures.

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What to expect from online Open Cambridge this weekend

7 September 2020

From medieval chapels, 21st Century eco-mosques and the golden age of Cambridge sport, to live experiments and a surprise yarn-bomb installation, this weekend sees the much-anticipated online version of Open Cambridge kick off with a series of live stream, interactive events to get the grey matter fizzing.

As...

Open Cambridge launches 2020 online programme

28 August 2020

From Friday 11th September until Sunday 13th September, anyone can view a range of free pre-recorded or live films and tours, all from the comfort of their own home, simply by logging onto the Open Cambridge website and clicking through to a specific event.

Live events are set to broadcast at the time stated and...

Open Cambridge: a fix for all culture lovers

25 August 2020

With just over two weeks to go until this year’s online Open Cambridge kicks off (11-13 September), things are gearing up at a number of the city’s museums as they get ready to open their virtual doors for a series of short online tours and films that reveal previously untold stories and offer the rare chance to view...

Festival information

Open Cambridge 2020 will take place from 11 - 13 September

Click here to browse the 2020 programme

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