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The Oxfordshire Museum

Fletchers House, Park Street
Woodstock, Oxfordshire OX20 1SN United Kingdom
01993814106 www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/museums

A large 18thcentury house in the heart of the historic town of Woodstock is home to the County’s collections. The Museum is bigger than you might think with galleries exploring Oxfordshire’s story from the Jurassic period through to Anglo-Saxons and Victorians. The Garden Gallery hosts an exciting programme of touring exhibitions – please check our website for details.
Throughout the seasons, visitors can enjoy the changing landscape of the walled garden, a tranquil escape from the town. Relax In the beautiful walled gardens perfect for picnics and don’t miss the Dinosaur Garden with Jurassic planting, including the rare Wollemi Pine, and life- size Megalosaurus – as big as a bus!
Meet friends & enjoy the Garden Café with hot and cold drinks, light lunches, snacks and delicious bakes and cakes. Browse the Gift Shop selling a range of gifts, educational toys, greeting cards and mementos of your visit. All proceeds from the Garden Café and Gift Shop support the museum services we offer.

Galleries

The Oxfordshire Museum is divided into separate galleries.

  • The Anglo-Saxons in Oxfordshire
  • Victorian Oxfordshire
  • Introducing Oxfordshire
  • Dinosaur Gallery
  • Woodlands
  • Changing Countryside
  • Roman Gallery
  • Picture Gallery
  • Innovation
  • The County Collection

Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum

Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum is conveniently located on the same site as the Oxfordshire Museum. Learn about Oxfordshire’s county, the conflicts at home and abroad in variety of alternating exhibitions and lecture programmes

Gift Shop

The Gift Shop offers a selection of dinosaur toys, educational games, handmade jewellery, books, gifts and greeting cards.

Opening Details

Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm Sundays 2 – 5pm Café last orders 4.45pm Open Bank Holiday Mondays 12 noon to 5pm

Prices

Free entry

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August 2019

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until September 8, 2019

Wonderland: A wander through the world of Alice

The Oxfordshire Museum, Fletchers House, Park Street
Woodstock, Oxfordshire OX20 1SN United Kingdom

This exciting, interactive exhibition for families created in collaboration with The Story Museum, Oxford, provides a new way to explore Lewis Carroll’s famous children’s book ‘Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland’. Visitors will fall down the rabbit hole and walk through the chapters of the book to run in the caucus race, play croquet with flamingos and hedgehogs, learn the lobster quadrille and find their own ‘mad hat’ at the Mad Hatters tea party. Objects from the Oxfordshire County Collections will bring…

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