What's On

Help bring the dodo back to life with a story or poem!

National Museums Directors Council asks why we love museums...

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

See more upcoming events

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.