Plan Your Visit

  TICKETS

Museum admission is free. Walk-up tickets are now available on the door, but to guarantee entry at busy times, and to avoid waiting, booking tickets in advance is recommended. Booking is essential for our major exhibition.

View upcoming gallery closures by scrolling to the bottom of the page: Planned Gallery Closures

SELF-GUIDED GROUP VISITS

Tours at the Ashmolean Museum

You can now book your self-guided visit online if you're a tour operator, language school or other commercial group.

GROUP VISIT BOOKINGS & INFO

NEW: FREE SUMMER GALLERY TOURS

A visitor viewing a painting in the Sickert Gallery at the Ashmolean

This August, join one of our short gallery tours led by volunteers. Explore different parts of the Museum and uncover amazing stories. Tours vary from 10-60 minutes and to suit all ages and interests. Subject to availability. FREE.

GALLERY TOUR TIMES & DETAILS

STAYING SAFE

The Ashmolean is maintaining Covid-secure measures to prioritise the safety of our visitors and staff. So that we can all enjoy the collections safely, you will notice a number of changes at the Museum.

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TICKETING

Entry to the Museum is free but pre-booking is recommended to guarantee entry at busy times and to save time on arrival, but is not essential.

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FACE COVERINGS / MASKS

We recommend that visitors wear face coverings and particularly in our research and study rooms. Our team will continue to wear face coverings.

More information & our list of exemptions

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SOCIAL DISTANCING

We'd be grateful if you would observe social distancing where possible during your visit.

 

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CLEANING & HYGIENE

We’ve increased the frequency of our cleaning regimes and added hand sanitisation points throughout the Museum.

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ACCESS & FACILITIES

Our lifts, toilets and cloakrooms are all open as normal.

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BE KIND

We ask that you please keep calm and be kind to other visitors and to our staff

 

 

We have been awarded "we're good to go" status for our safety measures.
 

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 Address

Beaumont Street

Oxford

Oxfordshire

OX1 2PH

 Phone

01865 278000

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TEMPORARY GALLERY CLOSURES

Third Floor Gallery Closures on 11 Aug, from 11.15am - 1.15pm

Due to an event, these galleries will close in the late morning:
Sickert and his Contemporaries Gallery 63,  Pissarro Gallery 65,  Pre-Raphaelites Gallery 66,  19th-Century Art Gallery 67