Archives for November 2013

House & Home


January 28, 2014-March 16, 2014

Opening Reception: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 6:00–8:00 p.m.

Part of the Oxford Arts Crawl
House & Home embarks on a tour of houses both familiar and surprising, through past and present, to explore the varied history and many cultural meanings of the American home. Originally created and exhibited at the National Building Museum.

Admission is $5
All admission fees will be donated to Habitat for Humanity.



Oxford’s Double Decker Bus Collectible Keepsake

Available now at the Museum Store

Featuring an image of Oxford’s Double Decker Bus, the commemorative keepsake is available for $25 plus tax.

Limited to 5 per customer.

All keepsakes can be purchased through the Museum Store, at the intersection of University Avenue and Fifth Street, open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, or by credit card by calling 662-915-7073.  Orders to be shipped must be placed by Dec. 13 and require a shipping and handling fee. Museum members receive a 10 percent discount on all merchandise in the Museum Store.

Santa’s Work/Shop Family Activity Day



10:00 a.m. – noon

Cost: Free for UM Museum Members
$5 per family for non-members

Families will meet at the Museum to create seasonal crafts and contribute a gingerbread house for the Ford Center’s Annual Gingerbread House Village!

Space is limited.

Call the Museum at 662-915-7073,
or email to reserve your spot today!

Click here to download the registration form.