Museum of the History of Science
The Museum of the History of Science is housed in the world’s oldest surviving purpose-built museum building. It contains the world’s finest collection of historic scientific instruments.
- Location: Broad Street
- Tel: 01865 277280
- Open: Tue-Fri 12.00-17.00, Sat 10.00-17.00, Sun 14.00-17.00. Closed Monday
- Charge: Admission is free
- Note: Booking required for groups of 15 or more
- Website: Museum of the History of Science
Oxford University Museum of Natural History
The University Museum of Natural History houses the University's collections of zoological, entomological, palaeontological and mineral specimens. With 4.5 million specimens it is the largest collection of its type outside of the national collections.
Please note that the University Museum of Natural History will be closed for the refurbishment of its roof for the whole of 2013 - see the Museum's website for more information.