Events on 1st Jun 2017

Events for 1st Jun 2017

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  • Photograph of a young boy holding a Roman style pot

    Dormice and Jellyfish: What the Romans ate!

    • Date: 1st June 2017
    • Location: Heritage Learning Centre, Museum of Oxford
    • Time: 10:30 - 15:30
    • Cost: FREE

    Find out more about Roman life – what they enjoyed eating, what they wore and what they did when they came to the outlying areas of Oxford.

    Taste some foods eaten in Roman times; handle real Roman pottery found close to Oxford; have a go at putting on a toga and make your own ‘baked dormouse’ with paint and playdough. We will be giving out a free Roman cartoon to each child from our friends at the Phoenix Comic (whilst stocks last!)

  • Close up photo of a floral design in a circle on a piece of roman pottery. the design is raised up from the side of the pot, rather than cut into it

    Family Gallery Trail - Flower Power

    • Date: 30th May 2017 - 21st June 2017
    • Every day
    • Location: Gift Shop, Museum of Oxford
    • Time: 10:00 - 16:30
    • Cost: Free

    Themed activity sheet to guide families around the museum's galleries

    Get ready for summer with our Flower Power trail.  From Romans to Tudors people have always loved flowers.  Discover the amazing flowery objects in our museum with this activty trail sheet.

  • Oxford Uncovered Family Trail

    • Date: 7th January 2016 - 31st January 2020
    • Every day
    • Location: Gift Shop, Museum of Oxford
    • Time: 10:00 - 16:30
    • Cost: Free

    Meet the people who lived on our doorstep with this family trail around the Explore Oxford galleries. Suitable for all the family to do together.

    Available 10am to 4.30pm. Monday to Saturday. Museum of Oxford is closed on Sundays and Bank Holidays. 

    Trail FREE from the Museum Gift Shop.