Oxford Covered Market

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  • Address: Market Street, Oxford, England, United Kingdom
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 05:30 pm Details
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Cafe, Entertainment, Market, Family And Kids

The Covered Market came into existence in the late 18th century and has since been a favourite with the locals and tourists alike. The idea behind creating a covered market space was to clear out shabby stalls from the streets of Oxford. Land too was expensive for many small traders who were forced to scatter their stalls and services around the town.

The market was used as a central complex to sell farm produce, meat, fish and dairy products. The retailers at the Oxford Covered Market today continue to sell foodstuff but the range of items sold has expanded considerably. The market now has numerous bakeries, cafes and many options for shopping. The market has something or the other to serve your demands. It is especially recommended for indulging your taste buds because let’s face it – Oxford museums are surely a great food for the brain but they don’t exactly do much for the stomach.

Try Ben’s Cookies and the Oxford Cheese Shop at the market.

Oxford Covered Market Travel Tips

  • Saturday is a particularly busy time at the market.

How to Reach Oxford Covered Market

  • By Bus: Carfax (Stop I2) – 3, 5, 13, 23, 270, 275, 280, N3, X13.

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  • Oxford Covered Market Address: Market Street, Oxford, England, United Kingdom
  • Oxford Covered Market Timing: 08:00 am - 05:30 pm
  • Best time to visit Oxford Covered Market(preferred time): 10:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Oxford Covered Market: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 37.26% of people who visit Oxford include Oxford Covered Market in their plan

  • 54.67% of people start their Oxford Covered Market visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Oxford Covered Market

Monday, Friday and Saturday

58.7% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Oxford Covered Market

People normally club together Oxford Castle and Ashmolean Museum Of Art And Archaeology while planning their visit to Oxford Covered Market.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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