Vale & Downland Museum

Location:Church Street, Wantage, Oxford OX12 8DBL
Phone: Please contact the venue or organiser for bookings, cancellations or further information on 01235 771 447

Vale & Downland Museum

At the Vale & Downland, you’ll discover so much more than a museum! From fossils to a Formula One racing car, they have objects and stories to fascinate all ages.

Upcoming events

  • Lego Club
    08/08/2022 11:00 - 22/08/2022 12:30

    Lego Club

    The Vale & Downland Museum have a full programme of family events taking place throughout the summer holidays this year, there is plenty to entertain children and adults alike.

    they have both free and paid events, as well as, drop-in events and pre-book events.

    Tickets for pre-booked events can be found online here

  • storytime
    09/08/2022 13:30 - 09/08/2022 14:30

    Story Time

    The Vale & Downland Museum have a full programme of family events taking place throughout the summer holidays this year, there is plenty to entertain children and adults alike.

    They have both free and paid events, as well as, drop-in events and pre-book events.

    Tickets for pre-booked events can be found online here

  • Hands on History
    11/08/2022 10:00 - 11/08/2022 12:00

    Hands on History

    In the school holidays, the vale and Downland Museum run themed sessions and family fun days that bring the Museum’s collection to life. More recently, their holiday events have been small and socially distanced, so they can continue to spark families’ excitement about the heritage of our local area.

  • Brass Rubbing Family Workshops
    18/08/2022 10:00 - 18/09/2022 12:00

    Brass Rubbing Family Workshops

    In the school holidays, The Vale & Downland Museum run themed sessions and family fun days that bring the Museum’s collection to life. More recently, their holiday events have been small and socially distanced, so they can continue to spark families’ excitement about the heritage of our local area

  • Hands on History
    25/08/2022 10:00 - 25/08/2022 12:00

    Hands on History

    In the school holidays, the vale and Downland Museum run themed sessions and family fun days that bring the Museum’s collection to life. More recently, their holiday events have been small and socially distanced, so they can continue to spark families’ excitement about the heritage of our local area.

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