Best Things To Do in Oxford, United Kingdom

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Oxford

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    Ashmolean Museum Of Art And Archaeology

    Tags: Art Museum, Art Gallery, Archaeological Site

    Address: Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, England

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Ashmolean is the world’s first and finest university museum. What started as an accommodation for Elias Ashmole’s ‘cabinet of curiosities’, his assorted collection of rare and ...Read more

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    Bodleian Library

    Tags: Library, Educational Site

    Address: Broad St, Oxford OX1 3BG, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:30 am - 03:30 pm Details

    The Bodleian Library is one of the oldest and largest libraries in Europe. Its origin dates back to 1602 and at present it contains well over 11 million items in its archives. It is also one of only 6...Read more

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    Christ Church Meadow

    Tags: Church, Outdoors, Walking Area, Entertainment

    Address: St. Aldate's Street | Oxford, Oxford OX1 1DP, England

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Christ Church Meadow is a popular walking and picnic spot, offering a quaint environment and scenic views. The meadow periphery meets Riven Thames, River Cherwell and Christ Church. The lower sections...Read more

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    University Church Of St. Mary The Virgin

    Tags: Church, Landmark, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: High Street, Oxford OX1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    There is no dearth of churches at Oxford, but the Church of St. Mary the Virgin is probably the oldest and most beautiful parish church in the city. The Church also holds a special place in the histor...Read more

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    Magdalen College

    Tags: Educational Site, Architecture

    Address: High St., OxfordOX1 4AU, England

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details

    Magdalen College is truly, despite undeniably tough competition, one of the most beautiful colleges at Oxford. After all, this is the place that inspired the creation of characters in Narnia. It was f...Read more

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    Uffington White Horse

    Tags: Outdoors, Landmark, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site

    Address: Dragon Hill Rd, Uffington SN7 7QJ United Kingdom

    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The ‘Uffington White Horse’ refers to a 110 m long figure carved into a hill that dates back to the late prehistoric period. It was presumably created out of crushed chalk deposited into d...Read more

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    Oxford Covered Market

    Tags: Outdoors, Cafe, Entertainment, Market

    Address: Market Street, Oxford, England

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    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 shab...Read more

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    Oxford University Parks

    Tags: Outdoors, Park, Walking Area, Entertainment

    Address: Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3RF, England

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Oxford University Parks is spread across 74 acres of land on the banks of River Cherwell, a tributary of Thames. It has a large collection of trees and exotic plants along with well-maintained spo...Read more

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    Blackwell's Bookstore

    Tags: Educational Site, Book Shop, Exhibition

    Address: 48-51 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BQ, England

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    Although Blackwell Group is now a nationwide retailer of academic books, it started off as a bookstore at Broad Street, Oxford in 1879.  Apart from retail, the Blackwell family also took an inter...Read more

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    Glee Club Oxford - Comedy Club Image
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    Tags: Club, Entertainment

    Address: 162 Cowley Rd, Oxford OX4 1UE, UK

    Timings: 07:00 pm - 11:00 pm Details

    Glee Club Oxford Comedy Club is where you must enjoy a great laugh and some live music when you’re in Oxford. A popular venue for live performances, you will always spot a great gig or funk musi...Read more

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    Templars Square

    Address: 129 Cowley, Oxford OX4 3XH, United Kingdom +44 1865 748864

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is Oxford’s largest shopping centre and houses mot shops for all shopping needs you may have. From the butcher’s shop to high fas...Read more

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    Christ Church Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: St Aldate's Oxford OX1 1DP, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:15 pm Details

    The largest college and cathedral church at University of Oxford, Christ Church is a truly magical place. It was established in 1524 as a Cardinal’s College. The college is an architectural marv...Read more

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    University Church Of St. Mary The Virgin Image
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    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: High St, OX1 4AH, Oxford, United Kingdom

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    University Church Of St. Mary The Virgin is a Catholic church and is a foundation point of Oxford University. The parish comprises some of the exclusive university as well as college buildings. A famo...Read more

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    Blenheim Palace

    Address: Woodstock, Oxfordshire OX20 1PP, United Kingdom

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The palace is considered one of the finest baroque houses in the country. It was gift from Queen Anne and the nation to John Churchill in recognition of his victory over the French in 1704. The Palace...Read more

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    Ashmolen Dining Room

    Address: The Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont St, Oxford, UK OX1 2PH, United Kingdom

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This rooftop beautiful restaurant is located just abovethe Ashmolean Museum. The terrace of the restaurant overlooks the spires of Oxford. The food here is great and the atmosphere warm and friendly. ...Read more

Activities And Tours

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  • Oxford University Walking Tour
    Oxford University Walking Tour140 Reviews

    Duration: 2 Hrs

    See inside Oxford University, Harry Potter film site and the Bodleian Library on this authentic 2-hour Oxford student led tou...

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  • Save 4% Cotswolds Villages Full-Day Small-Group Tour from Oxford
    Cotswolds Villages Full-Day Small-Group Tour from Oxford4 Reviews

    Duration: 7 Hrs

    Experience the beauty of the Cotswolds with its idyllic English villages on this seven-hour small group tour. This is perfect...

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  • Save 4% Cotswold Taster Half-Day Tour
    Cotswold Taster Half-Day Tour4 Reviews

    Duration: 5 Hrs

    The Cotswolds is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty which has inspired artists, writers and philosophers for man...

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  • Save 7% Bath and Stonehenge Day Trip from Oxford
    Bath and Stonehenge Day Trip from Oxford14 Reviews

    Duration: 1 Days

    Take in two of Englands famous UNESCO World Heritagelisted sites in one day on this adventurous day trip from Oxford. Travel ...

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