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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

We were with a tour group walking amongst these amazing buildings of several colleges that make up this town. It was very interesting to see where some very truly gifted people have been educated here. Almost made you want to go back to school!

Thank oest112755
Reviewed 3 days ago

The buildings are breathtaking. So much history and locations where literary greats penned their masterpieces. A friend who lived there did the tour, but I would suggest finding an experienced tour guide to get the most out of it.

Thank RTSmithAurora
Reviewed 4 days ago

Only real annoyance was the poor quality kitchen, especially the old-fashioned stove which damaged the bottom of my favorite wok. The card system sometimes tripped me up if I wasn't careful and accidently left behind my card in my room, but I got around this...More

Thank Nicholas W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Oxford is not just one university, but rather consist of 38 colleges inside this town. The architecture (what Tom really enjoys) fits the nickname of “city of dreaming spires”. Each one of these individual colleges were originally sponsored / built by some wealthy family and...More

Thank Tommy599
Reviewed 1 week ago

You may think that you finally found the famous university. However, you will go around in the city and see it is in fact everywhere.

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Oxford University is really a great and attractive palce. Not a single place but a place of knowledge and culture. I went for work in the Exam Preparation Building and was charming, with a classic style that perfectly match the austerity and the fascination...More

Thank Luigi M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You should allot at least two days for this unforgettable experience. There are over 39 colleges, each different w their own histories. Also there is the work famous Bodlean Library and numerous other historical sites. If you have time to visit only one Cleese, make...More

Thank authored
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were there on a quite rainy day! We walked around exploring all the colleges and a museum or two from memory! It was very worthwhile and I'm sure we would have spent more time there if the weather was more favourable! Recommended!

Thank EllieandSherlock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent part of an afternoon wandering Oxford University by ourselves before deciding to take a walking tour. Very glad we made the trip; incredibly old, historic place with fabulous gardens and architecture. I could have spent another day going into the museums but didn't...More

Thank Kim K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For all Harry Potter fans out there - Christ Church is a must! Cost £9/person (August 2017). You will see the famous staircase where all the new Hogwarts students are waiting to get in to the great hall in movie 1. You will also see...More

Thank Linda B
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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