The Fitzwiliam Museum

Founded in 1816, the Fitzwilliam is the principal museum of the University of Cambridge. With over half a million objects in its collections, the displays in the Museum explore world history and art from antiquity to the present day.


Han in the community

Our Education team have been working on new ways for people to experience the exhibition with two local groups; Chinese Families Together and the Jumpcuts film group.

Tiger shaped jie

Events & learning

Throughout the course of the exhibition we are holding a variety of events, from lunchtime talks to workshops for adults to activities for children, designed to be both fun and educational.
Fish drum

Conference – Life and afterlife in Han China

This event brings together over fifteen leading sinologists and art historians from the UK, the US, continental Europe, mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.