Ashmolean Museum

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Ashmolean Museum:

see under Ashmole, EliasAshmole, Elias
, 1617–92, English archaeologist and antiquary. He made exhaustive antiquarian studies, especially The Institution, Laws and Ceremonies of the Order of the Garter (1672) and The Antiquities of Berkshire (3 vol., 1719).
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Tomorrow will see the opening of the 'Last Supper in Pompeii' exhibition at the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology of Oxford, an initiative sponsored by Intesa Sanpaolo.
The Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, situated in Oxford, England, was the world's first ever university museum.
It boasts a wealth of cultural at tractions including theatres, cinemas and galleries - the most famous of which is the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, Britain's very first public museum.