Contact us

General Enquiries please telephone 01865 270927
Fax 01865 270943 or email

Photograph and manuscript collections enquiries
should be emailed to

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For licensing and photographic services, please email

For education enquiries, please email

For Venue hire, please email

Interim director of the Museum : Dr Laura Peers
Administrator : Ms Esther Byrom

Pitt Rivers Museum, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PP, UK

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