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Museum of the History of Science, Oxford

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  • This small museum in the heart of Oxford is a great place to pass a bit of time when visiting the city. Avoid a rain shower or the heat of midday by popping in and taking a look at all the fascinating...  more »
  • Just a small museum of science. It is not an obvious place to visit but worth finding and seeing some pieces of scientific history.  more »
  • A lovely hidden gem. You wouldn't necessarily know what is inside this building, but go and take a look. You will not be disappointed.  more »
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  • The antibiotics exhibition was really good. Building itself was good to walk around.
  • Surprisingly compact museum nevertheless packed to capacity with all the amazing things that had a hand in shaping the modern world. Truly inspirational.
  • A brilliant experience for anyone interested in sciences. The exhibition brings together some of the most remarkable equipment used to further our understanding of the world throughout the ages and seeing all of this is definitely worth a visit.
  • Alot of pre-historic animals, verry cool aspacialy for kids.
  • Lots of scientific instruments. Clearly made for lovers of scientific research. Would be nice to explain stuff further to lamens.

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