Trip Planner:   Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  Oxfordshire  /  Oxford  /  Museums  /  Museum of Oxford

Museum of Oxford, Oxford

(2.4/5 based on 55 reviews on the web)
Museum of Oxford is located in Oxford. Plan your visit to Museum of Oxford and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Oxford trip itinerary planner.
map
Create a full Oxford itinerary

Plan your trip to Oxford

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Oxford by other users

4 days in Oxford BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 33 days in United Kingdom, Northern Ireland & Ireland BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Oxford BY A USER FROM BELGIUM June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Oxford BY A USER FROM OMAN April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Oxford BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in England BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in United Kingdom, France & Brussels BY A USER FROM CANADA July, culture, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Oxford BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM CANADA May, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 34 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM ICELAND July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • My guide book gave the impression that there was a lot to see at this museum but apparently it has been "defunded" according to the person on the reception desk and now only consists of a couple of ro...  more »
  • The Museum of Oxford is the only museum dedicated to telling the story of Oxford and its people. Some of the objects on permanent display are St Frideswide's Grave Slab, Alice Lidell's Red Cross Servi...  more »
  • This is a free museum (located in a functioning City Council building) that gives the tourist more of a view of the TOWN of Oxford rather than the much-touted GOWN of Oxford University. It's odd the t...  more »
Google
  • I have been going to this museum since I was a kid and it's still as interesting now as it was now, don't take any notice of some of these reviews saying 'oxford could do better' it's not the size of the museum it's the wealth of information they have to offer and this LITTLE museum packs a lot into a tiny place! well worth visiting
  • Quite disappointed with my recent trip to the Museum of Oxford. It's incredibly small, consisting of just two rooms which are about the size of an average bedroom! There is a random array of items from Oxford's past on display, but not enough information to go with them. With so many visitors to Oxford, it deserves a better museum than this. OK for 15 minutes, but nothing more.
  • Strange place; I could only find 2 rooms that made up the museum - did I miss some more perhaps? Oxford deserves a better museum. Very friendly staff though.
  • This is a tiny and clearly underfunded museum, which fails to give any impression of what Oxford was like in the past. Surely all these rich colleges could put some space and money aside for a better show?
  • Very nice