Welcome to the Museum of Natural History

Non-commercial photography is permitted in the Museum. For commercial photography, to use a tripod, or for filming please contact us in advance at communications@oum.ox.ac.uk.

Daily 10am-5pm

Free admission

Museum of Natural History
Parks Road

For general enquiries please telephone 01865 272950 or email info@oum.ox.ac.uk

Groups must pre-book on 01865 282451 or email education@oum.ox.ac.uk.

Bespoke tours can be arranged for a small cost. Please email education@oum.ox.ac.uk to arrange.

The Museum provides wheelchair access to all floors and free disabled parking. There is no other public parking available on site, although pay and display parking is available in streets and car parks around the city. There are also five Park and Ride car parks situated on the outskirts of Oxford.

Public toilets are available in the Museum and Museum Annexe buildings.

The Museum Shop offers a wide selection of products including a unique range of fossils and minerals, Museum publications, children’s toys, jewellery, postcards and bespoke designs. Our Oxford Dodo range includes tea towels, ties, mugs, and advent calendars. The shop is open during normal opening hours. shop@oum.ox.ac.uk