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Opening hours

Image: the purple front door of The Story Museum's shop and café

Our programme of events now runs all year round. Have a look at our What’s On section. There’s something for everyone most days of the week –  and more in the holidays.

Opening Hours – Museum exhibitions & installations
Term time*
Friday & Saturday 10.00-17.00
Sunday 11.00-16.00

School holidays
Open daily
Monday – Saturday 10.00-17.00
Sunday 11.00-16.00

*Term dates for Oxfordshire state schools. Please check tables below for details

Opening Hours – Shop & Cafe
Monday – closed (open 10.00-17.00 during school holidays*)
Tuesday – Saturday 10.00-17.00
Sunday 11.00-16.00

Museum, Shop and Café opening times day-by-day

November 2017

November 2017 opening times

December 2017

December 2017 opening times

January 2018


Find out about the workshops available for schools and groups.

Booking and Tickets

Tickets for The Story Museum are purchased on arrival.

Full price: £7.50
Concessions: £5 (Under-167s, full-time students, job-seekers, over-60s)
Family ticket (for a group of 4, including at least 1 child): £20
Children under two and companions of disabled visitors: Free

Find out where we are.

Photo: Ryan Cowan, courtesy of Kingerlee Ltd.