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    Museum, free entry

    2005 Guardian Newspaper Family Friendly Museum Award.




    University Museum of Natural History

    01865 272950


    Parks Road,
    OX1 3PW


    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.

    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.


    Free entry

    All groups need to make a booking, with at least 48 hours notice.



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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.


    • 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.