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Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology
Britain’s first public museum dates back to 1683. See archaeological artefacts, pre-Raphaelite paintings, Egyptian mummies, and Oliver Cromwell’s death mask. Open Tue-Sun 10am-5pm. General admission free. Exhibition: adult £ 7; child £3.50. www.ashmolean.org. Beaumont St, Oxford, OX1 2PH. T: 01865-278 000. Off map. Station: Paddington to Oxford.