The Changing Room is now closed but pop into our Cafe for FREE Story Bites sessions Tues-Fri 10:30-11:30


A close up photograph of the front of Rochester House

Welcome to The Story Museum. Whilst our exhibitions and installations are currently closed to the public, our Story Cafe is open Tuesday – Saturday and we are still hosting a range of events on site.

If you have any particular needs or access issues you would like to discuss with us before your visit, please do get in touch via e-mail or telephone: 01865 790050


There are a limited number of Blue Badge parking spaces on St Aldate’s, and in Pembroke Square. Blue Badge map (pdf)

The nearest car park to The Story Museum is the Oxpens Car Park. Please click here for more information about parking in Oxford city centre and Oxford’s Park and Ride scheme but please note the Westgate Car Park is now closed.


There are no steps needed to access the shop and café. The ground floor of The Story Museum is accessible by ramp.

Accessible toilets are available on ground floor of the building.

Guide dogs and other assistance dogs are welcome.


Visitors with disabilities receive a concessionary ticket and if they require a companion or carer then this person receives a free ticket.