Oxford University Museum of Natural History is a natural history museum situated in Oxford, England. The museum was established in 1850 but did not open in its purpose-built Neo-Gothic building till 1860. It displays the natural history collection of the University of Oxford. Highlights of its collection include the world's first described dinosaur and the Oxford Dodo. The museum is linked to the University so as well as being a place where natural history is exhibited it is also a place for research.
The museum is situated in the city of Oxford. It is around a 15-20 minute walk away from the ‘Oxford’ train station.
Opening Times and Admission
The museum is open to the public daily, 10am-5pm. Admission is free. The museum has an onsite cafe.