SOFO is the county’s only military history museum, offering visitors immersive experiences through both changing exhibitions and permanent galleries, which include a recreated Great War trench, a mock up section of a D-Day Horsa Glider and a range of interactive exhibits, including:
Blood and War: Life on of the Frontline
Modern Conflict: The 21st Century Soldier
The Secret War of 1939–1945
Prisoners of War at Home and Abroad
Winston Churchill and the Queens Own Oxfordshire Hussars
Oxfordshire Airpower: the Airmen and Airfields
The liberation of Bergen-Belsen by the Oxfordshire Yeomanry
Battles: Stories of the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
Oxford Pass Offer:
Visitors with the Oxford Pass get free admission to the museum’s galleries, including both our permanent and temporary exhibitions. See our website for opening times and exhibition schedules.
The Oxford Pass does not grant free entry to separately ticketed events which take place at the museum, such as evening talks or family activities.