Opening Times

The Ashmolean Museum

Open: Tues – Sunday 10am – 5pm, Bank Holiday Monday 10am – 5pm
The Museum is closed 24 – 26 December, 2014.

Admission Free

For General Enquiries please contact +44 (0)1865 278000

For School booking enquiries please complete our online enquiry form.

For Group Bookings please send an e-mail to

Gallery Closures

The Cast Gallery will be closed on Saturday 26 April.

Ashmolean Shop

Open: Tues – Sun 10am – 5pm

Ashmolean Café

Open: Tues – Sun 10am – 4.30pm

Ashmolean Dining Room

Open: Tues – Thur 10am – 4.30pm
Fri & Sat 10am – 10pm

Western Art Print Room

The Ashmolean's extensive collections of prints and drawings are open to the public in the Western Art Print Room.

Open: Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 4.30pm

For further information see our webpage:

Please note that visitors wishing to see drawings by Michelangelo and Raphael are requested to make an appointment at least twenty-four hours in advance.

Contact details to request a booking:

Planned Closure of the Western Art Print Room

Over Easter, the Print Room will be closed on Good Friday 18 April 2014 and Easter Saturday 19 April. Reopening Tuesday 22 April 2014. The Museumís opening hours are not affected by this closure.

The Eastern Art Study Room

The reserve collections of the Eastern Art department are available for viewing in the Eastern Art Study Room (The Jameel Centre).

Open: Tuesday – Friday 10am – 1pm and 2 – 4.30pm

All items in the reserve collections are available for viewings by appointment. Please contact us before your visit.

For further information see our webpage:

Contact details: