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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 3 days ago

Beautiful surroundings but of course we expect nothing less for this prestigious place of study. Lots of visitors adorned this university on a cold day in January.

Thank EkInsaan17
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The University is the city and the city us the University. The two are very much interlinked as the colleges are located all around the city and you need to walk around quite a bit to see them.

Thank Richard F
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A rare chance to see the inside of Oxford University at work. Get to see the dining room that is Hogwarts in real life, walk the corridors that have been trodden for generations but be quiet when the exams are in progress 😉. If you...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Get a good map of Oxford and just walk up and down the streets peeking your head in wherever you can. All the quads and churches that are open are stunning and worth the admission.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oxford university is one of the University in United Kingdom that has maintained the status quo of excellent. Walking into this iconic place gave me a sense of belongings and I love to lay my hand on their certificate one day as one of the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stay in Oxford at least once a year on an overnighter brilliant city always walk around the university gardens have never found the café where Morse had his coffee but a unique and super city

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We parked at pear tree park and ride for convenience and took the bus to the city centre. We had a free tour of Keble college where my hubby studied and looked at the famous paining of Jesus Christ in the Keble chapel by Holman...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re comfortable navigating public transportation just book your own open return ticket at Paddington Station - it’s a 1 hour trip from there to Oxford, which is easily walkable. With a guidebook, the University grounds are easy to walk, and there are many short...More

Thank SoonersfromHouston
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Everything has already been said about the stunning physical environment and the intangible intellectual feel of the town, apparent even if you are just visiting. For those confused, it is one university with more than 30 constituent colleges. In this context a college is a...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Unique world wide. Amazing history Amazing buildings/ architecture/ talent. Try to enter one of the colleges. Make sure to take a walking tour of the city( some are free and very good)

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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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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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1947richard
30 January 2016|
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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
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