Dive In! Family Day

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Take part in our new Dive In! exhibition by joining us for water-based activities and canal crafts with our family drop-in day.

  • Learn to paint in the iconic ‘canal boat style’
  • Help tackle river pollution by cleaning dirty water using a variety of tools and techniques
  • Handle historical objects that are discovered in bodies of water
  • Create your own paper lily-pad and colour in a water animal


This event is recommended for children aged 4+

Tickets are available via Eventbrite (for a minimum donation of £1) or from our museum gift shop. If you would like to book for more than two children via Eventbrite, please make a booking for two children and then contact the museum team to let us know how many additional children to add.

Access requirements

The Museum is accessible for wheelchair users and baby carriers. There is step-free, level entry access to the Town Hall is via the entrance closest to Carfax (to the left of the main steps as you face the Town Hall). Inside the Museum, Museum Makers is accessible via a platform lift and lift to the basement level. Accessible toilets are available in the Museum (close to Museum Makers) and in the Town Hall on the ground floor, before entering the Museum. Please contact the Museum team if you’d like to talk to a member of staff about your access requirements. Further access information can be found on our website: https://museumofoxford.org/plan-your-visit/access

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