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Christ Church Meadow

Oxford OX1 1DP, England
+44 1865 276150
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This scenic park offers a delightful two-mile walk through meadows and along river banks, offering picturesque views and ideal spots for picnics, sitting or just relaxing.
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Oxford OX1 1DP, England
+44 1865 276150
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The meadow is a free wander to amaze by its size reaching right to the River Thames (ISIS) on one side and the River Cherwell on the other. Amazing sight to see when flooded as it is completely covered in water. wandering along the tree...More

Thank Glynn C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect for a stroll in the summer evening sunshine. Lots of people were enjoying picnics or reading, or just enjoing time with friends. The meadow leads down to the river. Very peaceful.

Thank farwriter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shortly after our arrival in Oxford we walked the streets of Oxford and by chance came across this absolute wonder: beautifully kept gardens and amazing buildings.

Thank CoreneBloemfontein
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had been involved in a guided walking tour around some of Oxford University's locations. When we reached Christ Church Meadow, we were released from the tour for some free time to explore by ourselves. This gave us the opportunity to spend some time admiring...More

Thank BigHugh51
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful leisurely walk through the meadow leads to the river and the back of a few other colleges. Perfect spot to get a photo besides the picturesque Christchurch

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Enjoyed our stroll through the meadow. We were unable to enter the Church but were able to admire the exterior.

Thank malaryn
Reviewed 6 November 2017

a lovely haven in Oxford (there are many of those) that is free to enter, and has a nice walk down to the river as well, worth visiting that end of the high street for

Thank JLM3080
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Take time to take a walk here as you get a great view of Christ Church and on a nice day spend time watching people punting. A typical English scene.

Thank witneytraveller
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This college has popular filming locations from Harry Potter movies,like the great hall and quidditch grounds. The grounds are massive and also have a pretty river flowing through it.

Thank TravelShip
Reviewed 28 October 2017

There's a lot of stone buildings in Oxford, so nice to see expansive green meadows and gardens. very peaceful

Thank Mary Frances S
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Jan A
5 August 2016|
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Response from peejay2013 | Reviewed this property |
They most certainly are allowed. We take our dog with us and yes we do keep her on the lead, only because there are ducks and sometimes geese walking freely along the river bank. Hope this helps