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University of Oxford

University Offices 1 Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD, England
011-33-1865-270-396
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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 5 days ago

I visited the University of Oxford in a private arrangement with other family members. It was a pleasure to have seen the cradle of knowledge since the early years. I was impressioned with old architecture...Oxford University, located in the English city of Oxford, is the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a tour from Golden tours to visit Oxford and Cambridge. It was a long bus ride. You only get to see a small part of the inside of the University. It is quite crowded with kids as there was some shots from a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gorgeous place. The historic architecture is on display everywhere you walk and it is fantastic. There are little coffee shops and places for high tea. There is also the Bodleian Museum with a Tolkien exhibit. The entire University and town took our breath...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Discovered Oxford by Train was amazing! I departed from London Paddington to Oxford but the train stop @ Didcot and here a free bus serviced to the final destination. Free water was given for refreshing. Oxf is a very nice small medieval and historical town...More

Thank Nicole B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The buildings of oxford are beautiful, what I like the most is that plenty of the university buildings and gardens can be accessed, every street you walk down seems to have a little archway leading to hidden gardens, chapels and other stunning buildings! The whole...More

Thank James M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oxford is a wonderful place to visit. It's even more fun when you are taking part in university activities. Walking around the various colleges makes one think of those who have come in the previous centuries. Teaching computer security seems both out of place and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our tour guide took us around, its really a beautiful building, with the gothic structures all round, we visited the dining hall, its still standing through time, loved the table settings. We also visited the chapel, beautiful, at that time when we went, there was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The University of Oxford (formally The Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Oxford) is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England. It has no known date of foundation, but there is evidence of teaching as far back as 1096, making it the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of neat old buildings to see with so much history. Lots of fun to view the current crop of students from all over the world.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is very much there for you to participate .. nobody is really concerning themselves where you venture but good luck getting back to your tour on time. You can sit anywhere and close your eyes. With the sound of the bell tower you can...More

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Olivia L
11 June 2018|
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Response from SoonersfromHouston | Reviewed this property |
You may want to try the Eagle and Child pub, which is few blocks north of the main university area. There is not a place to watch people walk by, but the pub is full of history, as this is the location where the Oxford... More
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Flowerymae
12 January 2017|
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The best way to see oxford and the different colleges is to head first to the visitor center in town (On high street I think ) they offer all sorts of tours , from Morse tours to Alice in Wonderland , all reasonably priced... More
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shef10
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
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