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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 2 days ago

Oxford is one of those things that is quintessential to see if one is lucky enough to be in the area. To say the place is visually and emotionally over whelming would not do it justice. As to some tips. Be prepared to do a...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 2 days ago

Oxford is well worth the trip from London. We spent an excellent weekend, which was just the right amount of time to see almost everything. Good weather made the trip extra enjoyable, but even with umbrellas in rain it would be fine.

Thank internationalvoyager
Reviewed 6 days ago

Booked on line for £13 each for senior rate for 2 hour trip. This was brilliant tour by local ,knowledgable and friendly guide whose husband actually worked in University telling us all about how university started and all about life there and how students lived...More

Thank Margery P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The oldest English speaking university in the world. Here you will walk in the footsteps of the great! Not to be missed but wear comfortable walking shoes.

Thank Adventurers049
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting the campuses at Oxford is a privilege for those who realize that only good education can solve the world's problems. Knowledge and tradition, added to a unique atmosphere of knowledge accumulated over centuries.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Oxford is a collegiate research university of no known date of foundation, but teaching dates as far back as1096, making it the oldest university in the English-speaking world & the world's second-oldest university in continuous operation.Oxford has 38 constituent colleges, its buildings scattered throughout the...More

Thank WelshNZers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

800 year old uni... world renowned... gonna return with family to see all the sites... too many to mention.

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do start early and wear comfortable walking shoes. Much to explore and learn about the rich heritage, famous residents and traditions of this scholarly city. It's my second Oxford visit and yet there's new hidden treasures to discover each time. For those who love ancient...More

Thank Soo K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Oxford for our golden wedding anniversary and stayed for two days at the excellent Old Parsonage Hotel. The food was good and the room comfortable. Staff were pleasant and there was a lovely outside area where we ate. Oxford is full of...More

Thank SergeLourie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a city, what a school! I found Oxford to be far more interesting even than London. It's got more of its history accessible so that it feels like you're stepping back in time--except for the droves of tourists in summer!

Thank EmBentley
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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