Museums Resource Centre

Museum Resource Centre - view of building
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The Centre houses the County's major reserve collections of Archaeology, Social History, crafts and arts.

It is a resource for new and changing exhibitions countywide, for private and academic research and local communities who are interested in their local heritage.

It preserves Oxfordshire's past for Oxfordshire's future.

Venue Type:

Museum, Archive

Opening hours

The Centre is open to the public on Open Days or by appointment - please contact us for a booking. We welcome individual research requests and group visits.
Open Days 2015: Sunday 11th October 10am - 4pm

Take a look behind the scenes and find out more about our collections. Guided tours throughout the day. Free admission and parking, disabled access.

Closed: UK Bank Holidays

Admission charges

Please note that there is a booking fee for special out of hours openings for pre-booked parties.

Getting there

A415 between Witney and Standlake

Additional info

Free parking, Disabled access

The Museums Resource Centre is home to a large and diverse collection. Objects representing Oxfordshire's history, archaeology, agriculture, arts, crafts and natural sciences are all here. The collections are available by appointment for research and study.

Collection details

Agriculture, Archaeology, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Industry, Natural Sciences, Social History

Getting there

A415 between Witney and Standlake

Museums Resource Centre
Cotswold Dene, Witney Road
OX29 7QG





Social History




01865 300972

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