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Exhibitions, events and talks at The Oxfordshire Museum

Admission to exhibitions at The Oxfordshire Museum is free.

Exhibition calendar

A group of men, women and children.

Discovering Wychwood: Living and Working in a Royal Forest

10 June 2017 to 17 September 2017

Until the 19th century, West Oxfordshire was the Royal Forest of Wychwood. The forest ruled the region for over 800 years influencing its landscape,... Read more

All / Free

A group of Vikings.

Heroes playroom

01 July 2017 to 17 September 2017

Explore our Viking encampment area. The tales of Noggin the Nog; games and crafting activities will encourage visitors young and old to discover more... Read more

Children / Free

A group of Vikings.

Heroes exhibition

01 July 2017 to 01 October 2017

The Heroes - of the Viking World exhibition will give people of all ages the chance to discover some of the real-life ‘celebrities’ of... Read more

All / Free

Hop! Hop! Plop!

25 July 2017

Discover facts about frogs and other creatures that make ponds their home. Make your own watery world to take home. Read more

Children / £2 per child or £5 per family

Fancy Flights

27 July 2017

Create a colourful mobile of fancy butterflies and dragonflies. Read more

Children / £2 per child or £5 per family

Your Majesty in the land of Noggin the Nog

01 August 2017

Make yourself king or queen of Nog land make a glittering crown and keys to your castle. Visit our Viking encampment area Read more

Children / £2 per child or £5 per family

Ship Shape

03 August 2017

Discover some of the real – life celebrities of the Viking world in the Heroes exhibition. Make a model Viking ship to take away. Read more

Children / £2 per child or £5 per family

Shield Yourself

08 August 2017

Visit our Viking encampment and the land of Noggin the Nog. Make a shield and helmet mask with which to defend yourself against Nogbad the Bad. Read more

Children / £2 per child or £5 per family

Spoon People

10 August 2017

Create fun characters inspired by our Heroes exhibition and characters of the Viking world. Read more

Children / £2 per child or £5 per family

Woodland Wonders

15 August 2017

Discover Wychwood Forest Read more

Children / £2 per child or £5 per family

Download a leaflet

For a full range of all the events read the The Oxfordshire Museum leaflet (pdf format, 7Mb).

Museum talks

Friends of The Oxfordshire Museum

Regular lectures and talks are held by this registered charity which supports the work of the museum. Information about our lecture programme and autumn talks.

Victorian Oxfordshire Gallery

Discover life in Victorian times in our latest permanent gallery. Learn about Queen Victoria, the Great Exhibition, houses and homes, schools, religion, past times, farming and sanitation - don't miss the talking toilet. Read more about our workshops for schools.

Exciting new 3D exhibit

Now open in the Introductory Gallery is an exciting new 3D display of treasures acquired through the portable antiques scheme. This imaginative approach using innovative technology brings these small and intricate objects to life.

Children's activities

Family backpacks, trails, workshops and craft activities for children and families.

Those were the days - reminiscence sessions

Do you have memories of Woodstock and the surrounding villages? We have started a monthly group for people to meet up, reminisce about the old days and share memories.

Meetings are at 2pm – 4pm at The Coach House Learning Centre, The Oxfordshire Museum. Cost is £1 per person. Tea and coffee will be served. Events, dates and more information.

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Soldiers of The Oxfordshire Museum 

Exhibitions, events and activities at the Soldiers of The Oxfordshire Museum.

Last reviewed
06 June 2017
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