THE MUSEUM CAFE IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS SITUATION. HOWEVER, WE WILL BE OPENING THE CHURCH BUILDING ON SATURDAYS FROM 10 UNTIL 1PM FOR ANYONE WHO WANTS A QUIET SPACE TO SIT OR A CONVERSATION.
We are running an exciting project to open the historic building of St Alban's Church in East Oxford to the public.Come and explore the fascinating history, art and architecture of this beautiful building, or simply drop to meet up and enjoy tea and cake at our pop-up cafe! Each week, we bring different artefacts and activities from our collections to handle and find out about.
Our March cafes are themed on classical myths connected to nature, and include:
Saturday 7th March, 10am - 1pm
Clytie and Helios: artefacts & activities
Saturday 14th March, 10am - 1pm
Pyramus and Thisbe: artefacts & activities
Saturday 21st March, 10am - 1pm
Demeter and Persephone: artefacts & activities
Saturday 28th March, 10am - 1pm
Pan and Syrinx: artefacts & activities
Saturday 3rd April, 10am - 1pm
Echo and Narcissus: artefacts & activities
This is a secular project to open up a historic building, and develop museum learning and community friendship.
The address of the church is:
St Alban's Church, Charles Street, Oxford, OX4 3AH
The cafe is drop-in, with no need to book in advance.