Oxford is in the south of England and is a world famous city of science and education.
The University of Oxford is the oldest such institution in the English-speaking world, dating back to the eleventh century.
Oxford scholars have added much to the world’s understanding and interpretation of art through the ages. And where people study, you often find museums and collections. Oxford’s best known museum is the Ashmolean Museum. Founded in the last quarter of the 17th century, it is the world’s first University museum.