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  • Architecture Town Hall 18

    Inside Oxford Town Hall

    • Date: 27th October 2018
    • Location: Gift Shop, Museum of Oxford
    • Time: 11:00 - 12:00
    • Cost: £4/£4.50/£5

    Tour for the 27/10/18 - booking through Eventbrite

    Join the Museum of Oxford as we take you on a tour around Oxford’s magnificent Town Hall. You will visit the Medieval Cellar, the Council's Court Room and the Council Chamber, plus more*. This is a unique opportunity to see the 'other' side of Oxford's history - you've seen the Gown, why not take a look at the Town? 

    All money raised through our tours goes towards the development of the new Museum of Oxford.

    We know the cost of this ticket is more than the advertised price, however using this fantastic booking website comes at a cost. We are passing on the handling fee so that you have the choice to book in advance and avoid disappointment on the day.

    Once booked, please meet your guide and member of staff in the Micro-Museum situated within the Gallery in the Town Hall. Please print off your ticket if you can. If not, do please be prepared to show a form of identification. 

    * the rooms visited on the tour are all subject to availabilty. The town hall is used for lots of different functions, so we can't always get everywhere we'd like to! 

    These tours are suitable for adults. Although nearly all areas of the Town Hall are fully accessible for wheel chair users, please note that there are only steps down to the Medieval Cellar. 

    We also offer tours for groups, please email [email protected] or telephone 01865 252417 with your enquiry.

    Book now

     

  • Pub sign for the allied arms

    Museum in the Pub - Quiz Night

    • Date: 30th October 2018
    • Location: Various locations
    • Time: 20:00 - 23:59
    • Cost: £1 per person

    This event will be at the Royal Oak pub on Woodstock Road

    Calling all quiz heads. We are on the road and in your favourite local, the wonderful Royal Oak on Woodstock Road for a special Pub Quiz. It is also their Beer and Burger meal deal night. If you need any further incentive, there will be a whole bunch of prizes. All money raised goes towards the Museum of Oxford’s development

  • What is now a gallery space in the Town Hall being used as a military hospital during WW1, soldiers are seen sitting at tables and beside their beds

    Remember Them - WW1 Panel Discussion

    • Date: 13th November 2018
    • Location: Oxford Town Hall
    • Time: 19:00 - 21:00
    • Cost: FREE booking via Eventbrite

    This event will be held in the Council Chamber

    To coincide with the Armistice Day Centenary commemorations, the Museum of Oxford hosts a live panel discussion to explore Oxford’s role in The Great War. We will be joined by three local experts to offer their perspective on how the conflict impacted on the city and its inhabitants. The event will be supplemented by performances from Oxford-based professional actors (from Under Construction theatre) and broadcast as part of the ongoing Oxford Lives series.

    Booking via Eventbrite to reserve your space. Donations welcome. Please arrive from 6.45pm to begin at 7pm.

    Listen to the Oxford Lives podcast at: oxfordlives.libsyn.com

    Please book by visiting our Eventbrite page.

  • A black and white photograph of a woman at a desk working at Oxford University Press

    Memories of Jericho - Memory Lane

    • Date: 15th November 2018
    • Location: St Aldate's Room, Oxford Town Hall Oxford Town Hall St Aldate's Oxford OX1 1BX
    • Time: 14:00 - 15:00
    • Cost: FREE

    Memory Lane is a themed reminiscence group for older people, led by Helen Fountain. No booking required, for more information call the Museum Gift Shop on 01865 252334.

    Join us to share and listen to memories of the historic Oxford suburb of Jericho.

  • Architecture Town Hall 18

    Inside Oxford Town Hall

    • Date: 17th November 2018
    • Location: Gift Shop, Museum of Oxford
    • Time: 11:00 - 12:00
    • Cost: £4/£4.50/£5

    Tour for the 17/11/18, booking through Eventbrite

    Join the Museum of Oxford as we take you on a tour around Oxford’s magnificent Town Hall. You will visit the Medieval Cellar, the Council's Court Room and the Council Chamber, plus more*. This is a unique opportunity to see the 'other' side of Oxford's history - you've seen the Gown, why not take a look at the Town? 

    All money raised through our tours goes towards the development of the new Museum of Oxford.

    We know the cost of this ticket is more than the advertised price, however using this fantastic booking website comes at a cost. We are passing on the handling fee so that you have the choice to book in advance and avoid disappointment on the day.

    Once booked, please meet your guide and member of staff in the Micro-Museum situated within the Gallery in the Town Hall. Please print off your ticket if you can. If not, do please be prepared to show a form of identification. 

    * the rooms visited on the tour are all subject to availabilty. The town hall is used for lots of different functions, so we can't always get everywhere we'd like to! 

    These tours are suitable for adults. Although nearly all areas of the Town Hall are fully accessible for wheel chair users, please note that there are only steps down to the Medieval Cellar. 

    We also offer tours for groups, please email [email protected] or telephone 01865 252417 with your enquiry.

    Book now