Meet Me Programme for Older Adults


Meet Me is a social group for older people, that enables free, behind-the-scenes access to the Oxford University Gardens, Libraries and Museums sites and their collections. These include:

  • Botanic Gardens and Harcourt Arboretum
  • Bodleian Library
  • Ashmolean Museum 
  • History of Science Museum 
  • Museum of Natural History
  • Pitt Rivers Museum 

These events take place on the 2nd Wednesday of each month, 2 - 4pm.


Sessions usually last around 2 hours and are free, but booking is essential as spaces are limited.


Whether you are visiting for the first time or a regular participant, and you can be sure of a warm welcome.


See below the list of sessions we have to offer coming up.



How to book

Please let us know if you plan to come along, or for further information, please contact us at 

Or you can call us on 01865 616998

Nautilus Shell. Smooth, curved shaped shell with a large opening that curves around to the left. It's a pale colour with dark yellow stipes and a dark tip at the top or the curve.


Wednesday 13th December, 10:30 - 12:30 / 2pm - 4pm: The Cephalopods; Octopus, Squid and Cuttlefish.

** 2pm - 4pm session is now fully booked! Spaces still available for 10:30 - 12:30. Please get in touch to book.**