How to find us
The centre is based in Cowley, about three miles from the centre of Oxford and just off the eastern ring road. There is limited free parking.
Oxfordshire History Centre
St Luke's Church
Buses run every few minutes from:
Oxford city centre:
5 (Oxford Bus Company);
1 and 10 (Stagecoach),
Oxford railway station:
5 (Oxford Bus Company)
Christmas opening times
The History Centre will close at 4.30pm on Thursday 21 December and will reopen at 9.30am on Tuesday 2 January.
We recommend that all visitors book a seat in advance before visiting. There are two sessions per day. You may book both sessions if you want to stay the whole or most of the day.
|Day||Time of sessions|
|Tuesday||9.30am - 1pm and 1 - 4.30pm|
|Wednesday||9.30am - 1pm and 1 - 4.30pm|
|Thursday||9.30am - 1pm and 1 - 4.30pm|
|Saturday||9.30am - 1pm and 1 - 4.30pm (selected Saturdays only - see below)|
We are closed on bank holidays and bank holiday weekends.
We will be open on the following Saturdays:
- 9 December
- 6 January
- 20 January
- 10 February
- 24 February
- 9 March
- 23 March