How To Find Us



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Opening Times and Address 

Free Admission 

2pm to 5pm Monday to Friday;

Saturdays during term time 10am to 12 noon.

Bate Collection, University of Oxford, St Aldate's, Oxford OX1 1DB

Please ring the bell.


Andy Lamb

For enquiries concerning sales of plans and publications, etc., and to arrange special group visits to the collection.

For enquiries concerning curatorial matters of both the Bate Collection, and to arrange individual visits. 
Fax: +44 (0) 1865 276128 
Phone: +44 (0) 1865 286261

Education Bookings

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