Filming and Photography


With unique neogothic architecture and world-famous collections, the Museum is a prime filming location for small documentaries, Hollywood blockbusters, and everything in between.


OUMNH has appeared in the Marvel cinematic franchise, Transformers: The Last NightHis Dark MaterialsEndeavourWalking with Dinosaurs and more.

Our dedicated and experienced staff will provide support for recces and advance planning, as well as access to showcases, specimens, and private rooms.


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A photo of the Main Court of the Museum taken from the Upper Gallery


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Orca skeleton from the roof at Oxford University Museum of Natural History
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A filming crane outside the Museum