The Griffith Institute
University of Oxford
Aerial view showing Sackler Library and Ashmolean Museum
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Contacting us at the Griffith Institute

The Griffith Institute is located on St John Street, off Beaumont Street, just behind the Ashmolean Museum in the centre of Oxford.

Access to the Griffith Institute is via the Sackler Library; visitors (booking essential) should report to the Porter's Lodge inside the Sackler Library entrance rotunda on arrival.

Location map (drawn by M. Cox)
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The Griffith Institute is just a few minutes' walk from the Oxford bus and coach station and approximately ten minutes walk from the railway station. There is a bus service operated by Stagecoach (Oxford Tube) that runs frequently to and from London. There are also regular Oxford buses to and from Gatwick and Heathrow airports.

Parking in the city centre is limited and can be expensive. There are metered on-street parking spaces in nearby St Giles and Beaumont Street, along with several Blue Badge spaces. Alternatively, use the Oxford Park and Ride service.

The Griffith Institute
Sackler Library
1 St John Street
Oxford, OX1 2LG
(United Kingdom)

General Enquiries
Tel +44 (0)1865 278097

Topographical Bibliography
Tel +44 (0)1865 278097

Online Egyptological Bibliography
Tel +44 (0)1865 278097

Griffith Institute Archive
Tel +44 (0)1865 278097

The Sackler Library entrance rotunda