Events

Saturday, 14/03/15 10:00 - Saturday, 14/03/15 16:00
Hooked on Invention!
Family-Friendly Drop In
An extended day of talks, demonstrations and hands-on activities celebrating the 350th anniversary of the remarkable Robert Hooke. Discover curious facts and ingenious objects, from 17th-century experiments with microscopes and the air-pump to present-day challenges of science and engineering. Suitable for all the family.
Sunday, 15/03/15 14:30 -
Laboratory Life
The Museum’s Basement Gallery was once a chemical laboratory. Discover its story and the material displayed in our Alchemy and the Laboratory exhibition.
Thursday, 19/03/15 19:00 -
Neuroscience in Oxford: Four Centuries of Discovery
Lecture
Professor Zoltán Molnár (University of Oxford) is a leading expert in brain development. In this lively and engaging talk he uses original material to explore the colourful history of neuroscience research in Oxford, where the field of neurology was actually founded. Learn about the characters and developments that have shaped over 400 years of innovation and how these discoveries are relevant today.
Friday, 20/03/15 12:00 - Friday, 20/03/15 17:00
Inside the Brain
Special Event
To coincide with International Brain Awareness week a series of interactive activities will investigate fascinating questions about the brain. Come and try for yourself a series of fun and illuminating experiments and get up close and personal with Oxford neuroscientists from a range of scientific fields. There will be something for all ages from 6 upwards.
Saturday, 21/03/15 12:00 - Saturday, 21/03/15 17:00
Inside the Brain
Special Event
To coincide with International Brain Awareness week a series of interactive activities will investigate fascinating questions about the brain. Come and try for yourself a series of fun and illuminating experiments and get up close and personal with Oxford neuroscientists from a range of scientific fields. There will be something for all ages from 6 upwards.
Sunday, 22/03/15 12:00 - Sunday, 22/03/15 17:00
Inside the Brain
Special Event
To coincide with International Brain Awareness week a series of interactive activities will investigate fascinating questions about the brain. Come and try for yourself a series of fun and illuminating experiments and get up close and personal with Oxford neuroscientists from a range of scientific fields. There will be something for all ages from 6 upwards.
Saturday, 28/03/15 12:00 - Saturday, 28/03/15 16:00
Making Micrographia
Family-Friendly Drop In
Use microscopes and lenses to draw insects and other tiny things, and then make magical monoprints. Suitable for children aged 7+.

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