Thursday August 25, 2016

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Today to 22 Sep 2016 - by distance

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Join three giants of the comic world, Neill Cameron, Jamie Smart and Gary Northfield for this one-time-only Amazing Animal Comic Jam. Starting with a 1 hour master class from either Neill, Jamie or Gary, you will discover top tips on how to draw...
View more details - Phoenix Animal Comic Jam
The Story Museum, Rochester House, Pembroke Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 1BP
Sun 28 Aug

The Story Museum is proud to present a brand new series of evening events featuring a host of favourite household names, exploring the books and stories that have stayed with them throughout their lives. For many of us, the books that remain on...
View more details - Shelf Life – with Griff Rhys Jones
The Story Museum, Rochester House, Pembroke Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 1BP
Wed 31 Aug

Join us for giant amounts of fun with a fantastic storytelling version of ”The BFG”. This new production, directed by David Wood, has Anthony Pedley, who played the part of the BFG in the original stage production, telling the story of Sophie and...
View more details - The BFG
The Story Museum, Rochester House, Pembroke Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 1BP
Sat 10 Sep

Join us on the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death to explore Shakespeare’s knowledge of the natural world. Discover the influence of Elizabethan thinkers on Shakespeare’s works and let our collection transport you back in time though this...
View more details - Shakespeare’s World View: Stars, Globes and Magic
Museum of the History of Science, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 3AZ
Today to Sun 11 Sep

Discover amazing instruments and devious devices: help yourself to trails and activities. Drop-in.
View more details - Summer Trails and Activities
Museum of the History of Science, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 3AZ
Today to Wed 31 Aug

Make your own linocut designs inspired by the Museum’s collection. Get first-hand experience with a mechanical printing press and print your design to take home. Drop-in. Suitable for ages 7+
View more details - Lino-block printing
Museum of the History of Science, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 3AZ
Today and Fri 26 Aug

What did museums look like 400 years ago? Learn about the strange and exciting objects these early ’cabinets of curiosity’ contained. Choose objects from the museum to create your own model cabinet of curiosities. Drop-in. Suitable for...
View more details - Cabinet of Curiosities
Museum of the History of Science, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 3AZ
Sat 10 Sep

Beginning 300 years ago and leading us right up to the present day, Professor Graham Machin (National Physical Laboratory) will explore the origin and development of temperature scales. How is our international measuring system changing and what...
View more details - Mercury Rising: Measuring Temperature Through Time
Museum of the History of Science, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 3AZ
Thu 15 Sep

Take a curator-led tour to discover Shakespeare’s knowledge of the natural world and discover the influence of Elizabethan thinkers on Shakespeare’s works.
View more details - Shakespeare’s World View
Museum of the History of Science, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 3AZ
Wed 21 Sep

This summer at Oxford Castle Unlocked, children can enjoy FREE entry, taking a tour with the family and exploring the city’s 1000 year old castle prison with a compelling costumed character tour guide. The offer is valid on weekdays from Thursday 21...
View more details - Kids go FREE
Oxford Castle - Unlocked, 44-46 Oxford Castle, New Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 1AY
Today, Fri 26 Aug, Mon 29 Aug to Fri 2 Sep

Terrifyingly, one in two of us will experience cancer first-hand. Toby Peach has bravely brought this universal issue to the stage and now his highly acclaimed, five-star, award-winning Edinburgh Fringe show is touring the UK. The Eulogy of Toby...
View more details - The Eulogy of Toby Peach
Burton Taylor Studio, 11 Beaumont Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 2LW
Thu 8 Sep and Fri 9 Sep

Join OFS studio artist Lauren Baldwin and learn the art of book making. Using Lauren’s hand printed papers as covers, create a concertina book and a Japanese stab stitched book to take home and fill to your heart’s content. Materials will be...
View more details - Book-Making Workshop
40 George Street Oxfordshire OX1 2AQ
Sat 3 Sep

The circus: a glimmering, all-singing, all-dancing spectacle. Clowns, fire eaters and contortionists enchant their audiences, but this is a circus with a secret. Underneath the spangles, behind the music, something is wrong. The Ringmaster is...
View more details - The Unhallowed Master
The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxfordshire OX1 2AQ
Sat 3 Sep

Inspired by the accounts of miners who lived through the strike, Undermined depicts a year where friendships were strengthened and communities came together. Experience events like the infamous Orgreave through the eyes of young miner Dale, as he...
View more details - Undermined
The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxfordshire OX1 2AQ
Thu 8 Sep

Live the calor and passion of a night in Havana at the Old Fire Station with Ran Kan Kan, Oxford’s Cubanista big band. 1950s Havana boasted 100 dance halls (casinos), full of big bands and lavish music in mambo, son montuno and other genres from...
View more details - Ran Kan Kan: A Night In Havana
The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxfordshire OX1 2AQ
Sat 10 Sep



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