Museum of the History of Science, University of Oxford
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- The History of Science Museum houses the world's finest collection of early scientific instruments from Europe and the Islamic World, including sundials and astrolabes of extraordinary beauty. More modern objects include microscopes, scientific models, photographic and wireless equipment – and a blackboard still bearing calculations by Albert Einstein. The entire collection of the History of Science Museum is a Designated Collection of national importance.