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Oxford University Museum of Natural History

Oxford University Museum of Natural History Review

This highly decorative Victorian Gothic creation of cast iron and glass, more a cathedral than a museum, is worth a visit for its architecture alone. Among the eclectic collections of entomology, geology, mineralogy, and zoology are the towering skeleton of a Tyrannosaurus rex and casts of a dodo's foot and head. There's plenty for children to explore and touch.

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  • Address: Parks Rd., Oxford, OX1 3PW | Map It
  • Phone: 01865/272950
  • Cost: Free
  • Hours: Daily 10–5
  • Website:
  • Location: Oxford
Updated: 06-13-2013

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