Opening Hours

Café, galleries and shop: Tuesday – Sunday 11am – 5pm

House: Tuesday – Sunday 12  – 5pm

Free, timed entry tickets to the House are available at the information desk on arrival.

Last entry to the House is at 4.30pm

Contact Us

+44 (0)1223 748 100


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Open Hours

Galleries, shop and café:

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 11am – 5pm
Wednesday: 11am – 5pm
Thursday: 11am – 5pm
Friday: 11am – 5pm
Saturday: 11am – 5pm
Sunday: 11am – 5pm

Kettle’s Yard is normally open on Bank Holiday Mondays.

The House:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 12 – 5pm
Wednesday: 12 – 5pm
Thursday: 12 – 5pm
Friday: 12 – 5pm
Saturday: 12 – 5pm
Sunday: 12 – 5pm

Please note, last entry into the House is at 4.30pm.

Free timed tickets to the House are available through the information desk. Online booking coming soon.

In the case of special events, we may operate outside regular hours. Please see our What’s On for details of our upcoming programme.

Getting Here

Kettle’s Yard
Castle Street

By walking:

Kettle’s Yard is a short walk from the centre of Cambridge, just over Magdalene Bridge and next to the Museum of Cambridge.

By bike:

There is cycle parking on Northampton Street.

By car:
There is no parking at Kettle’s Yard. The nearest on-street parking is at Pound Hill, a 2 minute walk from Kettle’s Yard. Spaces are limited.

There are larger car parks at Castle Hill pay and display, a 5 minute walk from us, and Park Street multi-storey, an 8 minute walk.

We recommend the Park and Ride services.

By bus:

Please visit the Stage Coach website for the latest updates of bus routes and bus stops.

By train:

There are two train stations in Cambridge.

The Cambridge main station is about a 30 minute walk from Kettle’s Yard. There are bus stops and a taxi rank just outside the station.

Cambridge North station is just over a 45 minute walk from Kettle’s Yard. There are buses just outside the station.

Further Information

For details about access at Kettle’s Yard, please click here.

For information about visiting the House click here.

We also have a café and shop.

Contact us

01223 748100