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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 3 days ago

This is an Impressive university. Scattered all over the city. It was good to see the extent of all the colleges. To be honest, I would find it hard to concentrate and to study here. Buildings are cold; courses are compressed; distractions are immense.

Thank JohnWard2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Where does the town begin and the University end? It steals up on you at every corner, rather like Rome and its manifold delights.

Thank Moleseyboy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A visit to Oxford University is well worthwhile. The university buildings are visually striking and exude a strong sense of history and tradition. There are very worthwhile sites within it to visit, such as the Ashmolean Museum. The city itself is very pleasant to visit,...More

Thank Northern_Ibis
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We visited a number of sites belonging to Oxford University during a guided tour. The splendid architecture to be seen in and around several of the colleges was just amazing. The day of our visit coincided with several graduation ceremonies and this added to the...More

Thank BigHugh51
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

It's produced Prime Ministers, Nobel Laureates, and spawned the likes of JRR Tolkien, Lewis Carroll, CS Lewis and other Inklings. It's stunning, encompassing the entire town, and only accepts the top students. It's wonderful to roam around the colleges and experience the magic for yourselves,...More

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Oxford is always high in my list if Day trips out of London. Strolling the streets, checking out the University Colleges, the Ashmoleum Museum, the Bodleian Library and the Indoor and outdoor Markets are all wonderful.The train station is central and only an hour or...More

Thank Eileen113
Reviewed 2 November 2017

So thankful my daughters had the ability to study there and live in a unique city and enjoy England and other European cities during there time abroad.

Thank tarad476
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We visited Oxford for a day, lovely fall weather, lively crowd, beautiful buildings with some great architecture, several colleges. We also visited the town center which echoed the same university life with lots of cafes and beautiful buildings. Its a must visit, But I would...More

Thank nchammmer
Reviewed 31 October 2017

As we strolled the streets of Oxford the sights, the buildings, the bikes, the students was like walking through history. The whole place well the area in the centre is just amazing we had a perfect sunset and the buildings looked fab with a golden...More

1  Thank Brian E
Reviewed 27 October 2017

The dreaming spires, the magnificent colleges, Oxford University has it all. Buildings that are of historical importance in themselves, wonderful paintings, more history than you know what to do with

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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
11 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