The Chapel Museum – Open to the Public

Opened in December 2017, the College’s Chapel Museum has the oldest museum collection in the English-speaking world, dating back to 1609. The Collections focus on religious history and come from all over the world, reflecting the fact that the College has long been a global community.

Objects on display include:

  • First Folio of Shakespeare
  • Medieval manuscripts
  • Prayer books belonging to Mary Queen of Scots and Elizabeth of York
  • Natural History Collection
  • Historic Church Vestments
  • Manuscripts written by Gerald Manley Hopkins

2018 Museum Opening Times

Wednesday 11th July

Wednesday 18th July

Wednesday 25th July

Wednesday 1st August

Wednesday 8th August

Wednesday 15th August

Wednesday 22nd August

Saturday 18th August

Sunday 19th August

The museum will be open on these dates for entry between 10.00am and 3.00pm.

Entry Fees

£5.00 per adult

£3.00 per child (under 12)

Free entry for children under the age of 5.


  • Parking onsite
  • Café facilities will not be available on these dates