Tour for blind and partially sighted adults: Exploring the Pacific

Wednesday 25th of July

2pm – 3:30pm


A chance to discover the new Pacific displays at the Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology through audio description and object handling.

Engaging 21st Century Researchers

Monday 2nd July 2018, 12:30 – 6:00pm

A workshop exploring museum engagements with academic and community researchers, related to Engaging Collections Online, a project funded by the Designated Development Fund, Arts Council England.


Until 17 June 2018


Available from the Front Desk

SWICH Conference 2018

11 July – 13 July 2018

This conference builds on the five-year Creative Europe project, Sharing a World of Inclusion, Creativity and Heritage. SWICH has connected museums of ethnography and world cultures across ten countries.

Speakers include Arapata Hakiwai (Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa) and Sharon MacDonald (Humboldt University, Berlin).

Arts and Minds

Free art workshops
Every Tuesday
1pm – 3pm 

Arts and Minds offers free art workshops at MAA for those experiencing depression, stress or anxiety.

VON HÜGEL LECTURE 2018 – 13 June 2018

Professor John Mack Narrating and Curating the ‘Ritual Object’ The lecture has been rescheduled for Wednesday 13 June 2018 at 5.30pm and will take place at the McCrum Lecture Theatre at Corpus Christi College followed by a reception at the Museum.

Creative Writing Course

11.45am to 1.45pm

The richness, quirkiness and delights of the museum will provide the group with inspiration for creative writing over five sessions.

Drawing from the Collection

Drawing from the Collection

One Saturday a month
11.30am to 2.00pm

Monthly Saturday drawing sessions for adults (16+), exploring the handling and photographic collections at MAA.