Special Events

Saturday 24 June, 18.30 - 21.00

Marking Refugee Week 2017, join us for a celebration of culture and identity. Help us launch the photographic exhibitions, Syrians Unknown and Identity Without Borders, a display of objects co-curated with community volunteers and in partnership with Refugee Resource and Asylum Welcome. A fun-filled and thought-provoking evening of poetry performances, live music, dance & non-alcoholic cash bar. Guest performances from Exiled Writers Ink, Confluence Collective and African Dance Oxford. Book your free ticket here.

Saturday 29 July, 10.00 - 16.00 £25 FULLY BOOKED

Make your own bark basket using prehistoric techniques with Woodland Ways' bushcraft team. Create a beautiful statement piece for your home whilst learning this ancient skill. Cost: £25 (includes all tuition and materials). Book your place


Saturday 29 July, 10.30 - 16.30

This year we move our annual day-festival inside the Museum and invite visitors to explore the collections via performances, workshops, tours and talks around the cases. Expect object handling, special guests and live music. Free but keep an eye out for entry information, which will be released in the Spring. Join the Facebook group for updates on the programme.