The Museum is open 10am to 5pm every day.
Founded in the 19th century as the focus for scientific activity at the University of Oxford, the Museum of Natural History now houses truly remarkable collections and is a vibrant and welcoming place to visit.
Entry to the Museum is free. Donations are welcome.
Groups of ten or more must book in advance. We also appreciate advance bookings by smaller organised groups.
Christmas opening hours
We will be closed 24th, 25th and 26th December but open all other days of the year.