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The Oxfordshire Museum

The Coach House, | Park Street, Woodstock OX20 1HJ, England
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Great for kids!

We stayed in Woodstock for 3 nights and decided on a whim to check out this museum, as it's free... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
BeachDwellerinCali
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San Francisco Bay Area
Worth a visit

Been here several times over the years, always interesting to visit, exhibitions do change which... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tricky49
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Oxfordshire, England
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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The Coach House, | Park Street, Woodstock OX20 1HJ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed in Woodstock for 3 nights and decided on a whim to check out this museum, as it's free and right in town. I'd recommend it! Especially for kids -- it provides a nice orientation to the area and how it changed over the...More

Thank BeachDwellerinCali
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here several times over the years, always interesting to visit, exhibitions do change which maintains interest, the current one is on the history of the Wychwood Forest and is good. Even if you don't visit the museum the coffee shop is worth a visit,...More

Thank Tricky49
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This was a first visit with grandchildren. I was very impressed with the bands on exhibits throughout the museum, there seemed to be plenty to keep children occupied. Lov3d the garden were able to sit and have lunch under the trees. Cafe is ok although...More

Thank christine k
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Eclectic collection of local artefacts from all periods from Stone Age to 21st century. Probably best for schoolchildren but worth an hour of anyone's time.

Thank verity1
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

In nice surroundings.And good location.Visit the cafe.In the museum.Volunteers and staff nice and helpful.Nice fresh sandwiches very reasonable.And nice cakes and snacks.You can eat out and inside.Good toilet facilities.On the level wheel chair friendly.I am fortunate to live local and visit the cafe often.

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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Just visted on the off chance. Great museum, free entry, nice gardens. Over three floors, lots of room all displaying different eras, with plenty of local information. Things for the children to do as well. Nice little gift shop. I would definitely visit again.

Thank Dodgychick
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Free entry greeted by knowledgable gentleman who presented us with a map the rooms were very interesting and the anglesaxon hoard room was very interesting there was roman skeleton swords etc etc...there was a stair lift on the stairs for the disabled and interactive activities...More

Thank Christaine M
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We liked this, not just because the parking was free and it was free to go into this Museum but because it was a great museum. Notice I don't say little. It wasn't little it was a good size and had extra associated museums and...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Husband and I visited on a Sunday afternoon. Entrance is FREE, but donations are welcome. It wasn't busy, so we enjoyed a peaceful, leisurely look around. There's lots of really interesting local history to be found, and plenty to engage children along the way... including...More

Thank WanderingMooo
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Visited here during half term with two small children and found the place to be not too busy so had time and space to wonder round. The focus here is on local history and i was surprised by the quality of some of the exhibits...More

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