Scott Polar Research Institute (SPRI), Cambridge

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  • details of the polar expeditions, including those that ended tragically. Veery moving letters and log books describing the last days . . . .  more »
  • Small but fascinating museum as other reviewers have said this is easily seen in an hour or if you read and look carefully 2hours. Inspiring how explorers before Scott inched their way towards the pol...  more »
  • a rather focussed museum, easily doable in an hour. Highlights for me are the stuffed polar bear (huge) and the copy of the tiny boat that Shackleton sailed 800 miles across Antarctic seas in order to...  more »
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  • Great museum regarding the history and sciences of the poles
  • visited in September, very interesting and nice change from generic museums! and very friendly people too
  • A fascinating monument to this area of human endeavour and history.

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