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Museum Entrance

Museum Entrance


Enjoy great coffee and home-made food in the welcoming environment of the vaulted Café.

Freshly-baked pastries and organic yoghurts are available for breakfast, a range of tasty sandwiches, soups and salads, make up a light lunch. Highlights from the cakes and desserts menu include the orange and almond cake and our wholesome muffins made each morning at the benugo bakery.

In addition to serving benugo’s special fair trade coffee, blended with beans from five different countries, we offer fresh juices, banana blasts and tropical smoothies made by benugo everyday to ensure maximum freshness.

Gift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsAccepts groups

Maximum group size 15.

Opening details

Degas to Picasso: Creating Modernism in France

Fri 10 Feb - Sun 7 May 2017

In works by Matisse, Manet, Chagall, Renoir, Degas, Léger and Picasso, this ground-breaking exhibition tells one of the most compelling stories in the history of art.

Oxford 01865 278112

Hiroshige's View of Mount Fuji

Fri 17 Feb - Sun 26 Mar 2017

Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) created numerous woodblock prints of Mount Fuji over the course of his career. This exhibition highlights views of Fuji from several different series.

Oxford 01865 278000

Liu Dan: New Landscapes and Old Masters

Fri 17 - Sun 26 Feb 2017

Liu Dan (b. 1953) is one of China's leading artists, working in radically new ways with the traditional medium of ink.

Oxford 01865 278000

The Legacy of Alexander the Great

Fri 17 Feb - Sun 23 Apr 2017

Before Alexander the Great coinage was a phenomenon centred mainly on the Mediterranean world, but his conquest of the Persian Empire extended coinage to the east, creating one of the first international currencies.

Oxford 01865 278000

Hands-On Coins

Sat 25 Feb 2017

Handle historical coins from different times and places, with the help of our volunteer team. Every Saturday.

Oxford 01865 278000



Ashmolean Cafe

01865 288 183


Beaumont Street,




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Map reference: SP 510069  Lat: 51.75847 Long: -1.26248

Road Nearest major road is A40. Situated in centre of Oxford.

Public Transport Nearest station is Oxford. From the station turn left, walk up Hythe Bridge Street, cross over the bridge, turn left up Worcester Street, turn right into Beaumont Street. The museum is at the end on the left.


  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups

Maximum group size 15.