What's On

The Struggle and the Dream

Bodleian Library Exhibition

8 January -22 February

300 Years of Science & Philanthropy

Bodleian Library, 28 November 2014-20 March 2015

Explore magical reading rooms, including Duke Humfrey’s Library used in the Harry Potter films. Walk in the footsteps of 5 kings, 26 prime ministers, C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, and many other famous scholars...

Our new, free app is now available to download for iPhone and Android, featuring top objects from each museum, upcoming events, maps, and floorplans

The Pitt Rivers Museum has embarked upon an ambitious 5 year redisplay and community engagement project

Upcoming events at our museums and collections

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Regular Programme

There is also a regular programme of events that happen every week. No need to book: just check the day and time and turn up.

Visiting as a family

If you're visiting as a family, then have a look at our Families page for extra information and ideas. 
Please note: the Pitt Rivers Museum has reduced opening hours on Mondays (12 noon - 4.30 pm; 10 am - 4.30 pm on Bank Holiday Mondays), and the Ashmolean and the Museum of the History of Science are both closed on Mondays. The Ashmolean is open 10 am - 5 pm on Bank Holiday Mondays.