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The Polar Museum, Scott Polar Research Institute

Lensfield Road, CAMBRIDGE, CB2 1ER

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An international centre for polar studies, including a museum featuring displays of Arctic and Antarctic expeditions, with special emphasis on those of Captain Scott and the exploration of the Northwest Passage. Other exhibits include Inuit work and other arts of the polar region, as well as displays on current scientific exploration. Public lectures run from October to December and February to April. Please check website for exhibitions.

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Tel: 01223 336540
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Free admission, donations welcome

Opening times

Open Tue-Sat, 10-4. Closed Sat of BH wknds. Please call 01223 336540 or check the website for further details
Average visit 1hr





Fully accessible. Induction loop at kiosk

The Polar Museum, Scott Polar Research Institute


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1km S of city centre

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