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The Oxfordshire Museum

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
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well presented exhibits

Very interesting experience.lots of local exhibits .I recommend the science room and the... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2018
snowy202
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Chipping Norton, United Kingdom
On a short break

We were staying in Woodstock a saw that there was a museum. We were very surprise that the entry... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2018
sallydrane
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Kent, United Kingdom
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Park Street | Fletcher's House, Woodstock OX20 1HJ, England
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All reviews dinosaur room dinosaur garden all ages visiting woodstock interactive features ancient coins local history nice little gift shop victorian times morning or afternoon free entry really enjoyed our visit lovely cafe interesting information worth a visit blenheim palace cakes
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Reviewed 27 November 2018

Very interesting experience.lots of local exhibits .I recommend the science room and the information on the local interest ones.The museum shop is full of all sorts of good offerings and its cafe is an excellent meeting place.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank snowy202
Reviewed 23 November 2018

We were staying in Woodstock a saw that there was a museum. We were very surprise that the entry was free, I wish there were a lot more museum like this one. At the place that we were staying one of there staff lives in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sallydrane
Reviewed 16 November 2018

Really enjoyed our visit here. Quirky, interesting and full of local stories. Especially enjoyed the small gardens which were well cared for and had dinosaurs hiding in the plants.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KAW687
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Good free exhibition of local history set in an old mansion worth an hour to wander. Nice modern constructed coffee shop.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

We ended up here after being scared away from Blenheim Palace by the entry fee. Pleased we did as this is a great little museum, free entry as well. Nice exhibits though a small number of them were not working which was a shame, still...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Russell G
Reviewed 4 September 2018

This museum somehow manages to achieve none of its objectives: it doesn't tell the history of Oxfordshire, it has little to interest either adults or children, and it doesn't even impart any information. It is frankly boring, even to people who love history. There is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Housed in a beautiful old Cotswold stone building in Woodstock. Kids enjoy the hands on science in one of the rooms and the old fashioned toys and clothes. Lovely cafe and garden. You can occasionally park just outside.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank JulieJ2408
Reviewed 15 July 2018

We had some time to spare on our visit to Woodstock and discovered the museum on a walk around the village. We were surprised to find so much to see inside. It's set up to cater to kids and education, but definitely will appeal to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank kellypea56
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This charming little museum is well worth a visit. I didn't go out into the beautiful garden but I could see from the windows how lovely it was. The displays are small but interesting and I enjoyed my visit very much

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Zoefruitcake
Reviewed 29 June 2018

We visited Woodstock on a sentimental trip as we used to come here over 40 years ago as we lived locally. Not much has changed. The museum was built a glass atrium on the front to include the cafe since our day which is a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Michael T
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Check their website. It says that they are open daily apart from Mondays (with the exception of Bank Holiday Mondays). It does not mention seasonal opening times but I’d recommend contacting them- the staff were very helpful... More
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