collections and hosts touring exhibitions.
Admission: Free or Donations - Museum Opening Hours: Monday-Saturday 10AM-5PM
View the latest events taking place here at the museum.
16 September – 18 November
A world of imagination and creativity is waiting for you as you discover the most iconic wonders of the world, including the Great Wall of China, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Great Pyramid of Giza and Niagara Falls.Read more
Event Type: Talks Description: Ben Ford, the director of the Westgate Oxford Excavations, will be giving a richly illustrated talk about the Westgate archaeology. He will discuss the changing landscape on the southern edge of the Oxford promontory and how it was used and changed by human action over the last 3000 years, from prehistory to […]Read more
Saturday 14 October
Event Type: Tour Description: On the edge of Banbury lies the mysterious site of the town’s First World War munitions filling factory that supplied the front line with nearly four million shells and much of the British Army’s stock of mustard gas shells. Find out more in this rare opportunity to see first-hand the remains of a […]Read more
Story Bash is back! Saturday 11 November 2017, 10am – 5pm. Story Bash day is our biggest event of the year! It is a simply brilliant day celebrating the wonderful stories of Banbury and bringing the museum collections to life. All Story Bash activities are FREE! Donations very welcome. Please note admission charges still apply for entry […]Read more
2 December – 23 December
Guess who is coming to Banbury Museum this December? It’s only Father Christmas. As well as meeting Father Christmas, each child will receive a lovely gift, a personalised Christmas activity pack to take home and a very special Santa museum trail. Father Christmas will be visiting the museum on: Saturday 2nd December, Sunday 3rd December […]Read more
Have your archaeological finds identified and recorded
Have your archaeological finds identified and recorded by the Finds Liason Office for Oxfordshire and West Berkshire, Anni Byard. Who: For all ages When: upcoming dates below: Tuesday 1 August 2017 Tuesday 5 Sept 2017 Tuesday 7 November 2017 Tuesday 6 Feb 2018 Tuesday 6 March 2018 Where: Banbury Museum – Waterways Gallery Cost: Free Booking: […]Read more