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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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.