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Precious and Rare: Islamic Metalwork from The Courtauld, a new exhibition at the History of Science Museum, provides a modern day interpretation on Islamic metalwork spanning the 11th to 16th centuries, with an accompanying online exhibition and contributions by the local community.
A new team of tour guides will be greeting their first visitors on 16 November at the Museum. The volunteers, who have recently arrived in the city as forced migrants from countries including Syria and Iraq, will be running guided tours in Arabic.
Two University museums – the Oxford University Museum of Natural History and the History of Science Museum – and the Bodleian Libraries have all won awards in this year’s Vice-Chancellor’s Public Engagement with Research Awards.
July 2017BioArt and Bacteria is a contemporary art exhibition by internationally renowned artist Anna Dumitriu which explores our relationship with the microbial world, antibiotics and technology.
Thirteen times each century the planet Mercury passes between the Earth and the Sun. Celebrate this astronomical rarity by joining the History of Science Museum and Hanwell Community Observatory in University Parks.
February 2016New Acquisitions, opening 19 January 2016 is a new Entrance Gallery exhibition celebrating recent arrivals to the Museum.
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