Events on 24th Aug 2017

Events for 24th Aug 2017

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  • Journeys to Oxford on a banner surrounding a globe.

    Exhibition - Journeys to Oxford

    • Date: 12th June 2017 - 4th November 2017
    • Every day
    • Location: Gallery, Museum of Oxford
    • Time: 10:00 - 17:00
    • Cost: FREE

    A community exhibition celebrating the vibrant contributions made to the cultural life of Oxford by those who have travelled to the city to live, work, visit and study. Featuring photographs, objects, textiles, art, creative writing, sculpture, oral history and archival materials created and chosen by Oxford’s communities, this exhibition is an inspiring insight into the journeys made to Oxford by people from all over the world. The project has included partnerships with the Migration Museum Project, Oxford Hindu Temple Project, Refugee Resource, Oxford Polish Society, BKLUWO, Cowley Road Carnival, and Bayards Hill Primary School.

    Please note that we are not open on Sundays. 

  • St Frideswide Grave slab

    Family Gallery Trail - Kings, Queens and Oxford

    • Date: 22nd July 2017 - 30th September 2017
    • Every day
    • Location: Gift Shop, Museum of Oxford
    • Time: 10:00 - 17:00
    • Cost: FREE

    Since the time of St. Frideswide, an Anglo-Saxon princess, Oxford has been connected to Royalty. Visit the museum and Town Hall building to find out more about Oxford’s royal connections.

  • Creation Theatre for kids

    Journeys in Fiction with Creation Theatre

    • Date: 24th August 2017
    • Location: The Old Museum, Museum of Oxford
    • Time: 10:00 - 17:00
    • Cost: £15 per session

    Two sessions during the day, one at 10am-1pm and another at 2pm-5pm

    Join us and Creation Theatre this summer to look at famous journeys in fiction. From Alice's Adventures through the Looking Glass to The Odyssey, Creation will choose a story and then work on it during the session, ending in a short performance for friends and family to watch.

    To book, visit Creation Theatre's website here.

  • 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.

  • Oxford Town Hall's Main Hall
    Explore Oxford Town Hall

    Tour - Inside Oxford Town Hall

    • Date: 24th August 2017
    • Location: Gift Shop, Museum of Oxford
    • Time: 14:00 - 15:00
    • Cost: £4/£4.50/£5

    Join the Museum of Oxford as we take you on a tour around Oxford’s magnificent Town Hall. The tour begins at 11am from the Museum Gift Shop inside the Town Hall. You can book by emailing museum@oxford.gov.uk, by calling 01865 252334 or by visiting our gift shop.

    We also offer bespoke tours for groups, including a new option to have tea and scones in The Old Museum, please email museum@oxford.gov.uk or telephone 01865 252417 with your enquiry.