Museums in Cambridgeshire News no. 77 (6 January 2017)

Dear colleague

Happy New Year and here are a few items of news to start 2017:

  1. Chatteris Museum invites you to a Must Farm exhibition at Chatteris Church on 12 January, 3pm-6pm (see attached).
  2. Please see the attached notice of an ACE-funded project designed to help small museums make links with industry, called ‘Symbiosis’.
  3. There is a seminar in London on 12 January to promote an ACE-funded museum volunteering project called ‘Volunteer Makers’, which has obvious parallels with our own SWIM project. Further information is at
  4. The University Museum of Zoology is advertising for an Education Assistant, closing date 24 January. Details are at
  5. Wisbech Museum has been in the local news a fair bit over the last few weeks e.g.
  6. Chatteris Museum have some surplus Proceedings of the Cambridge Antiquarian Society, free to good homes. If the museum wants to contact Ian Mason at and 07979-334833. They are for these years: 1951,2,3, 1964, 1972-3,8, 1981-3,8-9, 1990-1 & 2 (vol. 1),5-6,9, 2001-9.
  7. English Heritage is advertising for a Curator of Art Collections based in Cambridge, closing date 8 January. See