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Thomas Hardy's <em>Jude the Obscure</em>

The Fitzwilliam Museum has an exceptional opportunity to acquire a set of literary proofs documenting the intriguing history of one of the most acclaimed and controversial novels in the English language.

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VERVE at The Fitzwilliam Museum

The Fitzwilliam is opening its doors exclusively to young adults for an evening of entertainment later this month on Saturday 24 January.

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Your last chance to see <em>From the Land of the Golden Fleece: Tomb Treasures of Ancient Georgia</em>

The only UK showing of 2000-year-old gold, silver and bronze from the ancient kingdom of Colchis is closing in two weeks time.

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New podcast: Christmas 2008 at The Fitzwilliam Museum.

Hear about the range of events, family activities and exhibitions on offer this Christmas at The Fitzwilliam Museum with this new podcast.

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This week only: special William Blake display

The Fitzwilliam Museum marks the quatercentenary of the birth of John Milton with this special display of William Blake's illustrations for Milton's epic poems Paradise Lost and Paradise Regained .

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New exhibition podcast from The Fitzwilliam Museum: discover <em>&lsquo;I Turned it into a Palace&rsquo;</em>

In this new podcast from The Fitzwilliam Museum, exhibition curator Dr. Stella Panayotova presents a behind-the-scenes introduction to the treasures on display in the current exhibition ‘I Turned it into a Palace’: Sir Sydney Cockerell and The Fitzwilliam Museum .

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The Fitzwilliam Museum in the news

Discover more about the new exhibition ‘I turned it into a palace’: Sir Sydney Cockerell and The Fitzwilliam Museum with this selection of video, audio and reviews on the Web.

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The Funerary Achievement of the Church of St Mary the Virgin, Fowlmere

A remarkable set of 17th-century armour from a Cambridgeshire village is now on display in The Fitzwilliam Museum.

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The Festival of Ideas at The Fitzwilliam Museum

An exciting programme of talks by experts, workshops for all ages and special evening events is coming to the Fitzwilliam in association with the University of Cambridge’s first-ever ‘Festival of Ideas’.

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