30 Nov 2013 - 22 Feb 2014
Mon - Sat. 10am - 5pm (for Christmas and new year opening times please check the museum's website) Free
A special exhibition of rare and wonderful specimens from the Oxford University Museums and Collections. Get up close to the jawbone of the Oxfordshire Megalosaurus, the world's first scientifically-described dinosaur; meet creatures collected by Charles Darwin, and discover the oldest thing you are ever likely to encounter! With touchable specimens for hands-on investigation, the exhibition explores important themes and ideas that have shaped our understanding of the natural world.
Natural Histories is a collaborative project between the OxfordUniversityMuseum of Natural History, Museum of the History of Science and other University Collections.
The North Oxfordshire Open 2014
8 March - 21 April 2014
Entry day Wednesday 26 February
Mon - Sat. 10am - 5pm Free to visit.
Open art exhibition and competition, formerly 'Art2',showcasing the best recent work by artists from North Oxfordshire and the surrounding areas. Includes Under 25s category. The best entries will be selected by a panel of judges. Artwork in all media may be submitted. Entry form (with details of conditions of entry) available here to download (upper right of this web page).