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Oxford Castle

43 Oxford Castle New Road | Oxford Castle Quarter, Oxford OX1 1AY, England
+44 1865 260666
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43 Oxford Castle New Road | Oxford Castle Quarter, Oxford OX1 1AY, England
+44 1865 260666
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mary blandy was a Fantastic tour guide. Really knowledgeable and animated. Great fun. A must for any visitor to Oxford.

Thank MarkGS1984
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent tour and entertaining. Some steep stairs but worth it for the view of Oxford. Mary Blandy guide knew her stuff!

Thank Axel M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing spectacular but worth a visit if you have a couple of hours to spare. Inside is good to read about the history and walking around the outside is nice whatever the weather

Thank Tay1orjay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth finding this Castle and having a tour guide of the castle, the history of it is fascinating

Thank shorthaul2015
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

The tour guides really make this a great place to visit. Each tour is led by a costumed guide who tells the story of the person they portray. Our guide was 'Rowlande Jenkins' and he was the best tour guide I'd ever had. Funny, knowledgeable,...More

Thank Angela T
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

While exploring Oxford, we decided to visit the Oxford Castle. We wanted to go up the tower but it was only possible with a guided tour. We got our tickets at the counter which was quick and easy and we could even join the next...More

Thank nettewerk
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Really enjoyed our visit. Took an early tour and even though our group was probably a bit quiet the tour guide kept his enthusiasm throughout the tour and made it a memorable visit.

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We recently booked a visit to Oxford Castle. We booked the time slot and tickets on-line. We arrived and you wait in the gift shop. We had ''Black Bess'' as our tour guide who said she was quite new to the role of tour guide...More

2  Thank Melissa11
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The remains of the Oxford Castle stands proud in the city centre with visits to the remaining mound. The remaining building have been tastefully restored to create a vibrant hostel, bar and cafe district. Lovely place to visit and well worth the short walk.

Thank northants90
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We went with grandchildren aged 6 and 8 ,visited the whole complex which isn't large so we didn't loose interest or walk about aimlessly and went for the guided tour whose character was Solaman Wisdom(we think ? )who was great and very knowledgable and entertaining,if...More

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