- Museum of the History of Science - http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk -

Family-Friendly Events

The Museum holds regular Family Friendly sessions. All sessions are free, though occasionally a small materials donation is suggested.

Take a look at the sessions on offer below.

  • Sat
    22
    Sep
    2018
    2 - 4 pm

    Discover unusual objects and assemble your own cabinet of curiosities.

    Drop-in, ages 5-13.

  • Sat
    13
    Oct
    2018
    12 - 4 pm

    Join Ada Lovelace and friends for a day of mathematical puzzles and problem-solving from geometry to code-breaking.

    Drop-in, ages 6+

    For the IF Oxford Science and Ideas Festival

  • Thu
    25
    Oct
    2018
    Fri
    26
    Oct
    2018
    1 - 4 pm

    Use Lego to build eccentric drawing machines and join us in creating a huge, colourful and chaotic automatic drawing!

    Drop-in, ages 7+.

  • Sat
    17
    Nov
    2018
    1 - 4 pm

    Dissect eyeballs and carry out curious visual experiments to investigate and understand how we see.

    Drop-in, ages 9+

  • Sat
    15
    Dec
    2018
    2 - 4 pm

    Follow your stars, make an amazing star dial or paper plate planetarium.

    Drop-in, ages 7-13.

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