Museum of the History of Science

An unrivalled collection of early scientific instruments in the world's oldest surviving purpose-built museum building, the Old Ashmolean on Broad Street, Oxford.

This department of the University of Oxford is an active public museum, offering a programme of special exhibitions, family-friendly events, gallery tours and table talks, along with sessions for schools. For those unable to come to Oxford, online versions of exhibitions, standalone online resources and a web version of the collections database are available at

Art we've helped buy at Museum of the History of Science

Venue details

Museum of the History of Science Broad Street, Oxford Oxfordshire OX1 3AZ 01865 277280

Entry details

Free entry to all
Free exhibitions to all

Tue – Sun, 12 – 5pm​