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The tower offers a 360 degree view of the city of Oxford. A good place to look at the landmarks and compare them on your Oxford guide map.
A very narrow and steep staircase that may not suit all. Certainly no pushchairs or wheelchairs.
When in Oxford you might as well do these things! The staircase is very narrow and windy which I loved but others might hate. I'm the first floor there is some information on the history of the tower. Did you know no building in oxford...More
Set right in the very center of the old city - you overlook the 4 streets of the cruciform based city.
Tourist price to ascend - so a a touch high - enter through the lower arch
A bit damp, but it is a stcne...More
We arranged to meet friends here because it's easy to find. While we waited for them I paid the £2.70 fee and climbed the 99 steps up a very narrow, tightly wound staircase to the top. On a clear, sunny day the views were worth...More
Visited on a very sunny and clear November day with a breeze to take away any haze and give long distance views – 99 steps to the top – tight spiral – landing with information boards halfway up – climb was rewarded with superb views...More
It costs 2.70£ and you have to climb 99 steps to get there!! Not reachable for everyone because the stairs are really really small, you have to be quite thin... However, the view is worth it! If the sun is out, it's wonderful
Hi Brian, you can just turn up and and get a ticket right there. Entrance is left to the red telephone booth, under the watch. I went there around 5pm on a Sunday and was the only one there. But they said they'd be closing... More
Hi Brian, you can just turn up and and get a ticket right there. Entrance is left to the red telephone booth, under the watch. I went there around 5pm on a Sunday and was the only one there. But they said they'd be closing soon so maybe check opening times before you go. Enjoy!