'The Gallery Lecturer's knowledge and enthusiasm were impressive and she made every effort to understand the needs of our group.'

We offer a wide range of tours, talks and bespoke days to help groups explore our world class collections. Booking is essential for all group visits.

Lunchtime Tours at the Ashmolean Museum


Take a journey across time and cultures with a Gallery Lecturer and discover a world class collection of art and archaeology at Britain’s oldest public museum. 

Cost: £8 per head inc VAT. Minimum charge £56. Max group size 12.

Ashmolean Afternoon Tour


Discover specific areas of our collection on a specialist tour with a Gallery Lecturer. Treasures of Western Art, the Classical World and Eastern Art are just some of the diverse themes that can be explored. View Treasures for more information about our collections.

Cost: £8 per head inc VAT. Minimum charge £56. Max group size 12.



Enjoy a special tour of our temporary exhibitions. 

Cost: £21.50 per head inc gift aided admission to exhibition and introductory tour. Minimum charge £150. Max group size 12.


Plan a bespoke study day with us. This can include talks, workshops, gallery tours and study room visits. We can call on Ashmolean curators, Oxford University academics, Education team gallery lecturers and artists to create a day tailored to your group’s interest and requirements. 

Contact us for a quote


If your group can’t visit the Museum we may be able to come to you. We offer a range of talks reflecting the diversity of the Ashmolean collections.

Contact us for a quote


Organise a self guided visit to the Museum for your group. Booking is essential. 

Suggested donation: £3 per head

Make a booking enquiry


We offer a supported programme for local community groups led by The Oxford University Museums Community Outreach Service. 


Jude Barrett, Learning Officer: Adults
Tel: +44 (0)1865 288078

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