Making a Donation to the Sedgwick Museum

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By making a donation you can help to support the Museum and the work that the staff do. Donations are crucial to allow us to make improvements to the facilities and displays within the museum as well as supporting key staff and behind the scenes work.

You can make a donation to the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences online (using a credit or debit card), in person or by post. 

Click here to donate online.

When you click on the link above, you will be transferred to the secure online giving facility hosted by the University of Cambridge's Development Office, where you will be asked to enter your gift amount and payment details.

If you would like to make a donation in person we have a donations box in the entrance area of the museum, outside the information point and shop area.

If you would like to make a donation by post please send a cheque made payable to the University of Cambridge and address this to:

Museum Administrator
Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences,
Department of Earth Sciences,
The University of Cambridge,
Downing Street,
Cambridge,
CB2 3EQ

Thank you for your donation and for supporting the work of the Sedgwick Museum.

For any other enquiries about making a donation to the museum please contact us.




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Oct 19, 2018

On the 26th of February, 1918 the hospital ship HMHS Glenart Castle left Newport, South Wales, heading for Brest in France. On board were 63 nurses, medical orderlies and officers, along with its crew and 99 wounded patients. One of the medical officers on board was the 49 year-old Captain Lewis Moysey RAMC, a graduate of Caius College and very keen amateur geologist who donated a substantial collection of Carboniferous fossils to the Sedgwick Museum.


Sep 24, 2018

On Sunday September 9th Google’s banner headline in Australia (https://g.co/doodle/ytbdqa ) celebrated the 111th birthday of a palaeontologist – the late  Dorothy Hill (1907-1997).