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This list of museums in Cambridgeshire, England contains museums which are defined for this context as institutions (including nonprofit organizations, government entities, and private businesses) that collect and care for objects of cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical interest and make their collections or related exhibits available for public viewing. Also included are non-profit art galleries and university art galleries. Museums that exist only in cyberspace (i.e., virtual museums) are not included.

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Name Image Town/City Type Summary
Anglesey Abbey, Gardens and Lode Mill Anglesey Abbey south side - geograph.org.uk - 777802 Lode Historic house Operated by the National Trust, 1930s period house featuring a collection of rare clocks, gardens, and working flour mill
Blacked-Out Britain War Museum Image needed LHB Huntingdon History information, everyday life in Britain during World War II
Bourn Windmll Image needed LHB Bourn Mill information, open trestle post mill
Burwell Museum Image needed LHB Burwell, Cambridgeshire History Themed building exhibits include agriculture, period rooms and household items, military life, blacksmith's shop, a Roman pottery, a Victorian school room, vintage vehicles, carts, farm equipment
Cambridge Museum of Technology Image needed LHB Cambridge Technology Located in an original sewage pumping station, includes equipment, information and artifacts from local industries
Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey Denny Abbey Waterbeach Multiple Agriculture, local history, and historic abbey dating to the 12th century
Fenland & West Norfolk Aviation Museum Image needed LHB Wisbech Aviation information, military aviation, including the World War II, the Falklands conflict and Desert Storm
Houghton Mill Image needed LHB Houghton, Cambridgeshire Mill Operated by the National Trust, restored water mill
Imperial War Museum Duxford Imperialwarmuseumduxfordairspacecrop Duxford Aviation Military aircraft, military vehicles, artillery and minor naval vessels
Longthorpe Tower LongthorpeTower Longthorpe Historic house 14th century, three-story tower featuring mediæval wall paintings
Prickwillow Drainage Engine Museum Image needed LHB Prickwillow Technology website, history of the landscape of the fens and the principles of drainage which created it
Railworld Image needed LHB Peterborough Railway Sustainable transport, model trains, railway locomotives, memorabilia
Ramsey Rural Museum Image needed LHB Ramsey, Cambridgeshire History website, history of rural Fenland life, period rooms and businesses, agriculture, trades
Stretham Old Engine Stretham Old Engine Stretham Technology Working steam engine
Thorney Heritage Museum Tankyard and Museum, Thorney - geograph.org.uk - 198605 Thorney, Cambridgeshire Local website, local history, culture
Tower Museum Bassingbourn Image needed LHB Royston, Hertfordshire Military History of RAF Bassingbourn during World War II
Wimpole Home Farm Home Farm, Wimpole Hall - geograph.org.uk - 1214788 Arrington Agriculture Operated by the National Trust, 18th century working farm
Wisbech & Fenland Museum Museum entrance - geograph.org.uk - 822609 Wisbech Multiple Local history and culture, natural history, decorative arts

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