What’s on Display?
Who built Ely Cathedral? How were eels caught? What did Romans use to cook? What did Saxon women wear? Who was evacuated to Ely during WWII? What grows in the fields? Which ancient creatures lived here? How do you make a stone axe?
Come explore these and many other questions through the wide and varied collections on display at Ely Museum.
Summer Holiday Drop-In Crafts: Dinosaurs
Drop in Dinosaur themed crafts & activities at Ely Museum this summer holidayRead more
Summer Holiday Drop-In Crafts: The Fens
Drop in Fenland themed crafts & activities at Ely Museum this summer holidayRead more
Summer Holiday Drop-In Crafts: Romans
Drop in Roman themed crafts & activities at Ely Museum this summer holidayRead more
Why Not Become a Friend?
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Have you considered volunteering?
There are many different ways and opportunities to volunteer your time and talents at Ely Museum. Whatever your experience, there are opportunities for you to get involved.
Whether you can spare a few hours, a few days or even longer, we really appreciate the time given by people filling these roles as they contribute to the museum’s activities, educational programming and help us maintain our varied local history collection.
Volunteering with our award-winning volunteer team is a great way to develop your skills and meet new people, while supporting us and enhancing the experience of our visitors.Volunteering