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Pitt Rivers Museum

Oxford, UK 2.5 mi away
#2 of 18 Museums in Oxford
V i P Excellent Pitt Rivers Museum thanks one of my new friends in UK who work in Kuwait who told me about it the Museum is free of charge with donation option its very nice one full of exhibits marvelous fantasti...
... interesting artefacts - whether it's guns, pharaohs, porcelain or a host of other specifics, this museum will delight all who visit and you have massive bonus of the natural history museum at the same time.
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#1 of 18 Museums in Oxford
There are models and preserved parts of the oldest to the newest animals and life on earth, thorough and interesting explanations of various scientists in Natural Science, and it is highly interactive as you can s...
This museum also runs excellent sessions for school children where the brilliant education staff fascinate with hands on objects, amazing facts and super stories.
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#3 of 18 Museums in Oxford
Sited in an exceptionally mixed styles of architecture from very traditional to very modern it offers a simply huge variety of interesting areas----Egyptian, Japanese, musical instruments, paintings, sculptures ,...
We were amazed by the rich collection of art that cover so much history in the wonderful Ashmolean museum We particularly liked the 3rd floor with its excellent collection of impressionist, pre raphaelites and mod...
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#1 of 1 Museums in Headington
Our tour guide was one of the scholars-in-residence and very knowledgeable about Lewis and his writings.
The guide was so warm and friendly and even the other visitors made this time so enriching.

History of Science Museum

Oxford, UK 2.5 mi away
#4 of 18 Museums in Oxford
Fascinating collection of measuring instruments and early morse / radio equipment which gives a fascinating insight into that part of scientific history and as you contribute what you want you can value it yourself!
The collection of astrolabes is second to none, the array of instruments runs from the gross (autopsy tools) to the sublime (16th-century pocket sundials), and of course there's Einstein's preserved chalkboard in...
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The Story Museum

Oxford, UK 2.7 mi away
#5 of 18 Museums in Oxford
Curated by an Estonian, the exhibition brings together over 30 representations of parts of the Alice stories from a wide range of European artists.The art is excellent, and the ideas behind the canvasses are fasci...
All the staff were extremely helpful and friendly, whether in the museum or the cafe/shop So many wonderful ways to fire up little imaginations.

Bate Collection

Oxford, UK 2.7 mi away
#6 of 18 Museums in Oxford
A little off the beaten path but only a few yards from Christchurch, this is a wonderful little gem of a museum, full of weird and wonderful muscal instruments and lots of recordings of how they sound.
Fascinating collection of musical instruments It's free, it's fascinating its great you can hear some of instruments via the supplied audio devices...brought it to life.

Christ Church Picture Gallery

Oxford, UK 2.5 mi away
#8 of 18 Museums in Oxford
An unusual gallery with a fascinating selection of paintings in a calm and relaxing environment, well worth a visit.
In short it is a remarkable collection of mainly Italian and early Renaissance art the core of which was given to the college by a General Guise in the eighteenth century and whose portrait is also to be seen in o...

Modern Art Oxford

Oxford, UK 2.8 mi away
#9 of 18 Museums in Oxford
Love Modern Art I always encourage visiting the museums in the cities you visit you will have a better understanding of the world.

Newman's College

Littlemore, UK 2.9 mi away
#1 of 1 Museums in Littlemore

Aidan Meller Gallery

Oxford, UK 2.6 mi away
#10 of 18 Museums in Oxford
Stocked better than museum

Antiques on High

Oxford, UK 2.3 mi away
#12 of 18 Museums in Oxford
Located on the high street in Oxford city centre is this friendly antiques shop that has its fair share of curiosities answer also a good stock of antiques.
Antiques on High is a well established antiques shop on the High Street in Oxford.

Museum of Oxford

Oxford, UK 2.7 mi away
#11 of 18 Museums in Oxford
There's some great local history items such as the mace and various cups and trophies, as well as nice photographs of mayors through the ages wielding the mace!
Small museum that shows how Oxford has developed over the years and an insight into victorian life.
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Whitewall Galleries

Oxford, UK 2.6 mi away
#15 of 18 Museums in Oxford

O3 Gallery

Oxford, UK 2.8 mi away
#13 of 18 Museums in Oxford

The Glass Tank

Oxford, UK 1.3 mi away
#16 of 18 Museums in Oxford

The North Wall Arts Centre

Oxford, UK 3.2 mi away
#14 of 18 Museums in Oxford

Pendon Museum

Long Wittenham, UK 8.6 mi away
#1 of 1 Museums in Long Wittenham
We visited on a wet sunday morning expecting to stay only for a short while - what a fascinating museum, stunning detailed and intricate models, very friendly and informative staff - well worth the visit !!.
A great day out for any railway modelling enthusiast, but also much to absorb anyone who is interested in the history of rural England, Old cottages, landscape, and also the amazing craftsmanship.

Dorchester Abbey

Dorchester-on-Thames, UK 8.2 mi away
#1 of 1 Museums in Dorchester-on-Thames
She then took us to the Abbey on a special visit, as there was an exhibition, and we were amazed by this incredible medieval building with many objects and altars to be seen!
The most stunning part of the main Church is the lovely window behind the altar that was restored by American friends in memory of Sir Winston Churchill, why they did this wasn’t mentioned but it is certainly magn...

Oxford Bus Museum

Witney, UK 8.7 mi away
#1 of 4 Museums in Witney
A good museum about the history of Oxford Buses with the advantage of trips on old buses on certain days, easy to get to by train, easy access parking, very friendly and knowledgable staff - all with some connecti...
... (unlike the LT museum in Covent Garden) and there is also a plethora of bus related artefacts, photographs and information about the development of the bus network in Oxford from its origins as a horse-drawn t...

Abingdon County Hall Museum

Abingdon, UK 7.3 mi away
#2 of 3 Museums in Abingdon
Fascinating displays in the attic and in the museum including excellent Great War footage of the 1919 Peace parade in the town.
... that they are doing an exhibition on animation by Geoff Dunbar in November and so we'll definitely be coming back - we're amazed at how varied the temporary exhibitions seem to be at such a small town museum!

Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum

Woodstock, UK 9.1 mi away
#1 of 4 Museums in Woodstock
... about the many conflicts in which soldiers from Oxfordshire have been involved over many years, including both world wars, the Korean War, Kosovo, Iraq, Afghanistan, etc., plus wars during earlier centuries.
The museum of the soldiers who landed first on D-Day to take the vital bridges on the Allies' flank, but much more than that as befits two very old and honoured regiments - oh and Churchill's old regiment to boot.
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The Oxfordshire Museum

Woodstock, UK 9.1 mi away
#2 of 4 Museums in Woodstock
Very interesting experience.lots of local exhibits .I recommend the science room and the information on the local interest ones.The museum shop is full of all sorts of good offerings and its cafe is an excellent m...
There is a good gift shop and a small cafeteria which is run by volunteers and serves good drinks and delectable cakes.The cafeteria serves lunches such as baked potatoes with fillings.

Aston Martin Heritage Trust

Wallingford, UK 7.4 mi away
#3 of 3 Museums in Wallingford
Clean and tidy museum with an interesting collection of relevant objects in a magnificently restored barn.. Staff most helpful and knowledgable.
What an interesting little museum, full Aston Martin history, and staff full of knowledge.

The MG Car Club

Abingdon, UK 7.6 mi away
#3 of 3 Museums in Abingdon
A free cup of tea and coffee and chance to walkabout and look at the historical items, a shop full of MG products if you fancy something to buy.
Spent time enjoying memorabilia and the history we know well being MG buffs.