For new members of the University and their partners and families
The University has four museums:
You can plan your visits to the University's Gardens, Libraries and Museums (GLAM) using the year planner on the mindgrowing website, see video tours of the museums, and find information on the Bate Collection of Musical Instruments.
Other non-university museums in Oxford include:
The following museums are located near Oxford:
The Ashmolean was Britain's first museum. It opened at the end of the 17th century as a 'cabinet of curiosities' gifted to the University by Elias Ashmole (1617-1692).