Museums Resource Centre


The centre houses the county collections of archaeology and history.

the Museums Resource Centre

Archaeological finds

Collections include sites and objects from every period of human history.

man examining old coin


About the history collections at the Museums Resources Centre.

A woman looking at an image through a magnifying glass

Loans, donations and bequests

How to donate or loan to your local museum or gallery.

Pictures and photographs

About our Oxfordshire pictures, postcards and photographs.

Rural collections

The rural collections include all aspects of rural occupations in the countryside.

Textiles and costumes

The Oxfordshire Museum Service has been collecting textiles steadily since the 1970s.

images of a smock


Help keep Oxfordshire's history alive by supporting our work.

Woman and two men talking

Conservation work

We care for an extensive collection of museum objects.

placing iems into a freezer

Learning and access

A variety of opportunities which enable children and adults to handle real and replica artefacts.

girl using washboard
Short link to this pageShort link
Access key details Skip to main content Home News Sitemap Search Website help Complaints Terms and conditions Website feedback