Based in the original pumping station for Cambridge, the Museum of Technology exists to preserve and exhibit material that is relevant to the Cambridge area, either by its use or its invention.
Our collections include:
Our mission is to preserve and demonstrate the industrial and technological heritage of Cambridge for the inspiration, enjoyment and education of all.
Visit us beside the beautiful river Cam a short walk from the city centre across midsummer common. Discover the industrial history and stories of Cambridge, explore the exhibitions, the print shop and machines from around the city. Find out more about visiting the museum.
There are lots of ways to get involved with the museum for families, steam enthusiasts, local businesses, schools and organisations.
Ideal if you're based in Cambridge or want to visit the museum and its events often. Buy membership today for free admission, member news and more.
Volunteering at the Museum
Our team of volunteers run and repair the engines and run workshops and events. Contact us about volunteering and see the list of volunteer positions open.