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University of Oxford

University Offices 1 Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD, England
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Starting as early as 1096 with some form of teaching, Oxford is the oldest English-speaking university in the world.
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University Offices 1 Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD, England
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Reviewed yesterday

You already have the picture, so I won't wax poetic. The best advice I can give fellow tourists is to do some advance research, list your objectives, get your priorities straight, check times and places and make a plan. There will never be enough time....More

Thank mrsagf
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The university is not in one place....it is a collection of 38 colleges spread throughout the centre of oxford Intact everywhere you look and go you will be near one of the colleges and some of them have been in existence for centuries Overall they...More

Thank Guy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oxford university is made up of 38 colleges that are concentrated around the city centre amongst other historic buildings. The colleges themselves all have their history, breathtaking architecture, beauty and grandness. One certain thing is that you will need time to see all of the...More

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oxford university is not just one but rather 38 colleges that are all over the city, It's very interesting to spend a day or two visiting the different buildings....Highly Recommend.

Thank Leo D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just like we see on the PBS British shows. Quaint, historic and beautiful. All the spires and the yellow stone make this great for photographs. We enjoyed just walking around the narrow streets.

Thank Riverliver
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We walked around the university grounds and some of the architecture really is breathtaking. The grounds are beautiful and I imagine on a summer day stunning. Worth a look when visiting Oxford

Thank Windy0309
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We were on a tight schedule and only allowed ourselves half a day here. really we should have given ourselves another day or two, especially if you are a Harry Potter fan, or just enjoy the classic architecture of this university town. Due to the...More

Thank PhoebeNJ
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Stop and had a guided tour of Oxford University site. There are multiple building and lots of walking,which was well worth the time.Loved this place and a must see. The oldest university in the British isles. Saw the Redcliffe Camera and the Bodeleian Library.

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The University area of Oxford consists of many Colleges, autonomous units within the University. The colleges have buildings of their own, with halls, libraries, churches, everything within the college walls. The oldest buildings are medieval and the style of newer ones has been kept the...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

We enjoyed our tour with a privateguide through the many colleges of Oxford University. The history of each is fascinating. The quads are charming, the gardens most of which boasted a lite Christmas tree were beautiful. we could not believe the many species of flowers...More

Thank Kyle S
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12 January 2017|
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Response from Ro G | Reviewed this property |
No but some parts of it might be closed to visitors
10 November 2016|
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Response from johnwmason | Reviewed this property |
We stopped at the Oxford Four Pillars Hotel approximately 1 mile from City Centre. Hope this Helps. tel 08456007071 Hotel booking
30 January 2016|
Response from tripleplay97 |
About 2 hours. It depends on which company is giving the tour and how much of town they include, but they usually don't take all day. (The tour I give people when they visit takes about three, but we're young and like... More