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Father Christmas SPOTTED in Banbury

Banbury Museum’s resident Elves report Father Christmas visit confirmed!

Guess who’s coming to Banbury Museum this December? It’s only Father Christmas! 2 December to 23 December 2017, selected dates only. It has been an open secret for some time now that a group of Elves have been living in Banbury Museum. These elves, while shy, are known to love, really love Christmas. Every year […]

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Art goes POP in Banbury!

Pop Art in Print; featuring work by Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Damien Hirst and more

On Saturday 1st December, Banbury Museum will reopen its doors, and welcome visitors to the stunning new PYE Gallery. The first exhibition to grace these custom-built spaces is Pop Art in Print from the extensive print collections of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London. This is the first time a national touring exhibition of this […]

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Banbury Museum has a new exhibition and it is sounding good! Good Vibrations: The Science of Sound.

Good Vibrations: The Science Of Sound. Now – 2 September

The museum opened its latest exhibition on 16 June as part of the Oxfordshire Science Festival. Continuing through the summer. “Good Vibrations: the science of sound” is designed to be explored in a very hands-on and fun way. It includes a series of interactives that appeals to all ages. Experiment with making music in unusual ways. If […]

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Good Vibrations

Banbury Museum picks up good vibrations

Good Vibrations: The Science of Sound 16 June – 2 September

Banbury Museum announces an exciting hands-on exhibition from Science Projects of London: Good Vibrations, The Science of Sound. Sound surrounds us. Noise bombards our ears. Do you know how sound is made and how it travels? It’s all due to vibrations, of course! Banbury Museum presents a unique opportunity to experiment with sound. Play strange musical instruments, such as […]

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Katie Hyams

Julie Cope’s Grand Tour: The Story Of A Life By Grayson Perry

11 March – 13 May

These tapestries by Grayson Perry, winner of the Turner Prize in 2003, are the only pair in a public collection and will be shown at Banbury Museum as the first venue of a national tour.

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Good Vibrations: The Science of Sound

16 June – 2 September

An immersive interactive exhibition on tour from Science Projects of London. Experiment with odd musical instruments, find out how your vocal cords work, watch your voice on a computer screen and puzzle your brain with sound illusions.

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