Whipple Museum of the History of Science

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Address: Whipple Museum of the History of Science, Free School Lane, Cambridge, CB2 3RH
Phone Number: 01223 330906
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Whipple Museum of the History of Science is a museum displaying scientific instruments and models in Cambridge city centre in Cambridgeshire.

This indoor attraction displays a selection of it’s large collection of historic and modern scientific instruments and models. The artefacts are divided between the Main gallery, the Discover gallery, the New Gallery and the Victorian Parlour which displays scientific instruments from the Victorian period including a 3D image viewer. Amongst the types of items visitors can see are earth globes, telescopes, microscopes, models of the human body, astronomical models, slide rules, sundials and electronic calculators. Some of the artefacts date back as far as the 17th century.

  • Free entry attraction.
  • Use city centre car parks, or park and ride facilities.

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