Saturday, August 1

Skeletons & More

What to do with a six and seven & a half year old, on a rainy day in Oxford? Go to the University Museum of course.

It's such a fantastic small museum, housed in beautiful, neo-Gothic building. I love the way the bones of the dinosaurs mirror the ribs of the ceiling.

Lots of the skeletons were found in the local area.

Every time I visit I spot a new detail in the stonework.

The kids loved the dinosaurs (of course)...

...that you could touch lots of the exhibits...

...but the real hit were the luminous rocks.

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