About the Ashmolean



Our range of fashion accessories and keyrings include designer pieces, items with iconic reproduction prints from across the museum, as well as more functional items themed to complement our exhibitions. 
Alfred Jewel

Alfred Jewel

The Alfred Jewel is a masterpiece of goldsmith's work formed around a tear-shaped slice of rock crystal. Its inscription AELFRED MEC HEHT GEWYRCAN, Alfred ordered me to be made’, connects the jewel with King Alfred the Great (r. 871–899) making it among the most significant of royal relics.


Discover the ancient past with our range of books on Antiquities.
Ashmolean NOW Catalogue

Art History

Our selection of books on art celebrate both Western and Eastern Art, spanning across a variety of disciplines and eras.

Arts & Crafts

Let your children get lost in a creative world of arts & crafts. With our selection of products ranging from sketch books to watercolours, the kids are bound to be entertained for hours.

Ashmolean Exclusives

Ashmolean NOW

Ashmolean NOW

The Ashmolean’s first exhibition of its new Ashmolean NOW series is dedicated to contemporary painting. It juxtaposes the work of two London-based painters, Flora Yukhnovich and Daniel Crews-Chubb. The exhibition is free to attend.

On show in Gallery 8 -  8 Jul 2023–14 Jan 2024

Two cotton tote bags, several button badges, two fridge magnets and two clip on pens from the Ashmolean shop's Art Lover and History Buff collections.

Ashmolean Souvenirs

Bags & Totes

From cosmetic bags to totes and shoppers, our selection of bags are perfect for any occasion, and functional too. 


Never loose your place again with our collection of bookmarks. More than just a placeholder, a variety of our bookmarks feature reproduction designs from some of the museums most iconic pieces.


Explore our selection of books; with topics spanning across the ancient past, to Western and Eastern Art. Each book has been hand-picked, or published by the Ashmolean, to complement exhibitions taking place in the museum.
Boredom Busters

Boredom Busters

There's something to keep everyone occupied with our range of activity gifts, books and puzzles for adults and children. 


From hand-enamelled pieces to moulded resin, each bracelet in our collection are considered to be wearable art. Make a statement with designer pieces and bespoke lines created exclusively for the Ashmolean. 


Add that finishing touch to your outfit with our collection of brooches and pins. With many of them inspired by pieces across the museum or crafted by leading designers, these luxury pieces are sure to make a statement.

Calendars & Diaries

Several Ashmolean children’s products. The Brown Bear Goes to the Museum book. A dominoes set, lined up ready to play. A wooden ball and cup game with pink, yellow and green accents. A wooden snake with black detailing. And a game of Pick Up sticks.


Find gifts to inspire and excite budding artists and historians. From engaging activity kits to cuddly teddy bears, you are sure to find something to encourage their curiosity about the museum's collections.

Children's Accessories

Our collection of fashion and jewellery for Children is bound to brighten any smile and warm even the coldest of days. 

Children's Books

Discover our selection of Children's books; ranging from educational pieces which take them on a historical journey through the museum, to the more traditional fairy tales and sticker books.


The Ashmolean Museum is home to some of the finest collections of Chinese art in Europe. The collections range from jades and ceramics of the Neolithic period through to modern, often contemporary, paintings and prints. Here you can shop reproduction prints, books and other gifts relating to China as a featured collection.

Christmas Cards


From designer shirts to vibrant kimonos and gowns, our collection of clothing is bound to inspire any wardrobe.  
Sylloge Of Islamic Coins In The Ashmolean Volume 6


Explore thousands of coins which span across the 7th – 16th centuries, from all parts of the Islamic Empire, North Africa and Great Syria.


The Ashmolean Museum's world famous collections range from Egyptian mummies to contemporary art, telling human stories across cultures and across time. Explore each of these themed collections to discover gifts and souvenirs related to your favourite pieces from the museum's collections.