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The Oxfordshire Museum

The Coach House, | Park Street, Woodstock OX20 1HJ, England
+44 1993 814106
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My friend & I visited this museum on a Friday morning;we stayed for just over 2 hours,which is just... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
richard e
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Abingdon, United Kingdom
Lovely little museum

A great little museum with a beautiful garden. Our son loved the dinosaur room, particularly... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
peck8
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Kidlington, United Kingdom
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  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
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“all ages” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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The Coach House, | Park Street, Woodstock OX20 1HJ, England
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+44 1993 814106
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My friend & I visited this museum on a Friday morning;we stayed for just over 2 hours,which is just enough to get a taste of what there is to see,and there is plenty.So another in the near future.Before leaving we had a pot of tea...More

Thank richard e
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

A great little museum with a beautiful garden. Our son loved the dinosaur room, particularly dressing up in the dinosaur costumes. The cafe was reasonably priced and had a good range of drinks and snacks. Lots of artefacts and information. Worth a visit.

Thank peck8
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Accessible. Well laid out and labelled. Interesting for all ages. Staff knowledgeable and welcoming. Definitely a venue to be visited more than once. Also a cafe and many other outdoor attractions - like a full sized dinasoar

Thank Howard B
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I have visited this museum several times. It has some fascinating artefacts and items in its collections and all displays are very well laid out and labelled. I wish some larger institutions would learn by their example! The cafe is also very pleasant with lovely...More

Thank Heiligenstadt
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We stayed in Woodstock for 3 nights and decided on a whim to check out this museum, as it's free and right in town. I'd recommend it! Especially for kids -- it provides a nice orientation to the area and how it changed over the...More

Thank BeachDwellerinCali
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Been here several times over the years, always interesting to visit, exhibitions do change which maintains interest, the current one is on the history of the Wychwood Forest and is good. Even if you don't visit the museum the coffee shop is worth a visit,...More

Thank Tricky49
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This was a first visit with grandchildren. I was very impressed with the bands on exhibits throughout the museum, there seemed to be plenty to keep children occupied. Lov3d the garden were able to sit and have lunch under the trees. Cafe is ok although...More

Thank christine k
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Eclectic collection of local artefacts from all periods from Stone Age to 21st century. Probably best for schoolchildren but worth an hour of anyone's time.

Thank verity1
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

In nice surroundings.And good location.Visit the cafe.In the museum.Volunteers and staff nice and helpful.Nice fresh sandwiches very reasonable.And nice cakes and snacks.You can eat out and inside.Good toilet facilities.On the level wheel chair friendly.I am fortunate to live local and visit the cafe often.

1  Thank Martin John B
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Just visted on the off chance. Great museum, free entry, nice gardens. Over three floors, lots of room all displaying different eras, with plenty of local information. Things for the children to do as well. Nice little gift shop. I would definitely visit again.

Thank Dodgychick
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