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We regularly host family-friendly events for children and have free trails available during open hours.
Unfortunately, our lift is not suitable for pushchairs. If you require more information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Activities to enjoy together from some of our Family Fun events.
Our Museum is closed for a while – so how do you fancy becoming the Curious Curator for an object in your own home?
Competition closes 18 April 2021
Inspired by Magdalen College's Great Tower, Dr Alexy Karenowska and the Oxfordshire Kindness Wave challenged budding engineers to build their own free-standing towers made entirely of recycled materials, testing their ingenuity and imagination.
Learn to write in Arabic script, find out how to make and decorate your own Mosul-style handbag, and create your own Islamic-inspired patterns.
Discovering Lewis Carroll, who captured images with his camera — and our imaginations with his words.
Explore the human history of star stories — and piece together your own Zodiac signs.
Discover Marconi's life-long passion for wireless communincation and explore some of the inventions which changed the world.
Download one of our family trails and use them to discover exciting stories and objects during your visit. You can also find these trails in the Entrance Gallery.
Find the animals hidden in the Museum.
Suitable for ages 3-7
Follow the clues and see where logic and imagination take you.
Suitable for ages 7+
Discover the different ways women have been involved in science for thousands of years.
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