image for Museum item typeFamily Friendly Fun at Pitt Rivers Museum

    Museum, free entry

    The museum won the 2005 guardian family friendlyaward with the Oxford University Museum of Natural History.

    Family Friendly Fun

    Family Friendly Fun

    Pitt Rivers Museum

    Pitt Rivers Museum

    Pitt Rivers Museum
    Pitt Stop

    Pitt Stop



    01865 270927


    South Parks Road,
    OX1 3PP


    In the Pitt Rivers Museum and the Oxford University Museum of Natural History. Use active backpacks, sorting boxes, quizzes and an activity trolley to learn more about the collections. Suitable for children 5+ accompanied by an adult.

    For further details see

    Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for educational visitsGift shopPublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

    Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Guided tours for groupsSmoking not allowedFacilities for hearing impairedFacilities for visually impaired

    All groups must book in advance.

    Opening details

    Please contact the museum prior to Christmas and Easter as opening times may vary from year to year.
    Pitt Sop event: every first Saturday of the month form 13.00 - 16.00
    Family Friendly Fun Sunday: Every Sunday all year (if open on that day eg. not Easter Sunday) 14.00 - 16.00


    Free entry

    Buy souvenirs and tickets



    See location of Pitt Rivers Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

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

    Easly accessed on foot from the city cente by walking down Broad Street/ Parks Road. Please call Museum prior to vist for disabled parking.

    Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Oxford station


    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • Public toiletsPublic toilets
    • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
    • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
    • Children welcomeChildren welcome
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
    • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups
    • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
    • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired
    • Facilities for visually impairedFacilities for visually impaired

    All groups must book in advance.