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OXFORD AND THE ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM

Date:Wednesday, 13 February 2019
Cost:£21 (including travel and guided tour). £13 for travel only.
Pick up points:Crab and Winkle, Werrington-7.40am: Bretton Centre-7.50am: Thorpe Meadows-8.00am
Booking deadline:22nd December 2018 for guided tour and travel. January 31st for travel only
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The Ashmolean is the University of Oxford's museum of Art and Archaeology founded in 1683.  It is the oldest public museum in the world and has rich collections from around the globe, ranging from Egyptian mummies and classical sculpture to the Pre-Raphaelites and modern art.  Join an hour long guided tour at 10.15, focusing on 10 objects in the museum chosen by the guide or explore the 5 floors on your own. (If you join the guided tour, this offers 10% discount in the cafe and shop.)  There is a cafe and Rooftop restaurant for lunch and afternoon tea.

Alternatively spend the day in Oxford exploring this beautiful Medieval City with tourist attractions such as the Bodleian Library, the Bridge of Sighs, Carfax Tower offering views over the city, the historic covered market with its many shops as well as the various colleges, or stop for food and drink in one of the many cafes, pubs or restaurants in the city.

More information from Judy Gardiner on 01733 562891

Book by phoning Gina Bates on 01733 579317

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