Want a deeper dive into the history of Oxford and its people? Our expert guides will take you on their personalised highlights tour around the Museum, lasting 30 minutes-45 minutes with time for questions at the end.

Tours take place at least once a week. Each tour has a capacity of 10 people. We recommend the tours for adults and children aged 12+.

If you wish to have a guided tour outside of the times offered, please contact the museum team via email museum@oxford.gov.uk or ring us on 01865 252334. Please give us as much notice as possible when booking.

There is a maximum of 10 spaces available on public tours, bespoke tours are more flexible.

Tour topics to choose from:

How William Morris transformed Oxford - 25 August, 22 September and 13 October

Bread, beer and buttons: Victorian essentials - 30 August, 6 September, 10 September (AM) and 4 October (PM)

This talented town - 1 September, 5 September, 10 September (PM) and 14 September

Peculiar Oxford - 4 (AM) and 11 October

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Museum of Oxford

Oxford Town Hall, St Aldate's, OXFORD, Oxfordshire, OX1 1DZ

01865 252334


Opening times

10am to 5pm, Monday to Saturday

You can now book your visit to the Museum of Oxford. This will ensure your entry to the Museum of Oxford and to help us to keep everybody as safe as possible. Please read our guidance for visiting safely on our website - https://museumofoxford.org/plan-your-visit. This page will be updated on a regular basis.

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