Half a million years of art and history
The Museum is open 10am–5pm every day.
Admission is free.
Thursday 26 December – CLOSED
Friday 27 December – OPEN
Saturday 28 December – OPEN
Sunday 29 December – OPEN
Visit our Plan your Visit page to find out more about visiting the Museum.
Visit our Advent Calendar for a new Ashmolean object every day until 25 December
Discover our wonderful range of exclusive gifts, jewellery, cards and decorations, inspired by the Museum collections.
2020 Diaries & Calendars
Alfred Jewel-inspired Jewellery
The Oxford Colouring Book
Browse our online shop
Membership gives you unlimited access to exhibitions, members-only previews and curator-led talks and tours, a members’ magazine and events handbook sent to your door, as well as discounts across our shop, restaurant and café.
Framed and unframed fine art paper or canvas print reproductions make a unique and personal gift. Choose from more than 3,000 stunning Ashmolean images.
Visit our shop to find a range of Christmas cards inspired by the Ashmolean's collections, as well as unique gifts, books, jewellery and more.
Get together with friends this Christmas at the Ashmolean Rooftop Restaurant and enjoy a new, special Christmas Menu.
Why not celebrate your Christmas Party at the Ashmolean this year? Our dedicated event and catering teams would be delighted to hear from you.