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    Museum, free entry

    2005 Guardian Newspaper Family Friendly Museum Award.

    Museum

    Museum

     
     

    Contact

    University Museum of Natural History

    01865 272950

    Address

    Parks Road,
    Oxford,
    OX1 3PW

    Events at this Venue

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    Details

    The Oxford University Museum of Natural History houses Oxford University's extensive collections of entomological, geological, mineralogical and zoological material of international importance. Current displays include the remains of Alice's dodo bird and a working observation beehive in a splendid Victorian-Gothic building.

    For further details see www.oum.ox.ac.uk/

    Baby changing facilitiesDisabled accessDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

    Children welcomeDisabled accessSmoking not allowedWedding receptionsFacilities for visually impaired

    Facilities for groups must be booked.

    Opening details

    The Museum of Natural History will reopen to the public on Saturday 15 February 2014
    The Oxford University Museum of Natural History (OUMNH) is closed throughout 2013 for roof repairs.
    Pitt Rivers Museum is still open and will continue to be open throughout 2013. The main entrance via the Museum of Natural History will remain open and a route around the construction work will take visitors into the Pitt Rivers Museum.

    Prices

    Free entry

    All groups need to make a booking, with at least 48 hours notice.
    booking@oum.ox.ac.uk

    Location

    Directions

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    Map reference: SP 514069  Lat: 51.75843 Long: -1.25669

    Road Nearest major road is A40. To city centre.

    Public Transport Nearest station is Oxford.

    Facilities

    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • Public toiletsPublic toilets
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
    • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
    • Children welcomeChildren welcome
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
    • Wedding receptionsWedding receptions
    • Facilities for visually impairedFacilities for visually impaired

    Facilities for groups must be booked.