Events on 18th Nov 2017

Events for 18th Nov 2017

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  • City Reps photos

    A Taste Of Oxford's Twin Cities

    • Date: 18th November 2017
    • Location: Oxford
    • Time: 15:00 - 17:00
    • Cost: Free (donations welcome)

    An interactive launch event for the new Oxford Twin City Links website.

    We would like to invite you to come along and discover Oxford's beautiful twin cities of Perm, Russia; Leiden, Netherlands; Bonn, Germany; Leon, Nicaragua; Grenoble, France

    All 9 twin city reps will be at the event to tell you about their experiences and give you tips on where to visit, what to do and where to eat - and much more!

    Don't miss the opportunity to try a range of delicious traditional food and drink, including Dutch beer, Russian vodka, French cheese and lots more!

    Feel free to drop in between 3pm and 5pm.

    Find out more about our project at OxfordTwinCityLinks.com and book your free ticket or donate at https://oxfordtwincitylinks.eventbrite.co.uk 

  • Print of white rabbit character from Alice in Wonderland

    Exhibition - Oxford, Alice and Ales by Charlotte Hepburn

    • Date: 17th November 2017 - 4th January 2018
    • Every day
    • Location: Gallery Corridor, Museum of Oxford
    • Time: 10:00 - 17:00
    • Cost: FREE

    A quirky exhibition of lino prints and illustrations by Charlotte Hepburn. All images are inspired by Charlotte’s time in Oxford, ranging from well-known Oxford Landmarks to the lesser known historical pubs and the crazy characters featured in Alice in Wonderland. Original Prints and Greetings cards will be available to purchase in the gift shop.

    Please note, the Gallery Corridor is not open on Sundays.

  • Photograph of a swift flying low over water

    Exhibition - Swift City

    • Date: 17th November 2017 - 30th December 2017
    • Every day
    • Location: Gallery, Museum of Oxford
    • Time: 10:00 - 17:00
    • Cost: FREE

    An exhibition showing the imaginative designs for a new Swift Tower! The competition was run by The Oxford Swift City project, an exciting two-year project, made possible by National Lottery players and funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).The project hopes to improve the outlook for swifts in Oxford by raising local awareness of the many ways we can help these vulnerable birds. The winners of each category – under 12s, 13-18, adult (professional) and adult (non-professional) – will also have their designs exhibited.

    Please note, the Gallery is not open on Sundays.

  • 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.

  • A medieval cresset lamp, made of stone

    The World in Oxford: Celebrating Light Family Fun

    • Date: 18th November 2017
    • Location: Heritage Learning Centre, Museum of Oxford
    • Time: 10:30 - 15:30
    • Cost: FREE

    This year we are taking inspiration from the Medieval Lamp found on the site of a Jewish house in Oxford.  Get crafty by decorating your own tea light holder and find out more about how light plays an important role in different religions. 

    This event is free to drop into at any time between 10.30am and 3pm. You are welcome to spend as long or as little as you like with us, but please be aware that children must be accompanied at all times. Donations are welcomed!