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Magdalen College

High Street, Oxford OX1 4AU, England
+44 1865 276000
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Set on the river this is a beautiful college. There were also far fewer visitors here than at Christ Church. You can see some of the Cloister, dining hall, chapel (if open - it was not when we were there), old kitchen, and a walk...More

Thank Noelle L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Magdalen College is one of the most oldest and beautiful places in Oxford The dining hall is big and pretty

Thank slonko56
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely to walk through the gardens beside the river and around to see the deer in the park. When the students are on their holidays then you can visit the chapel.

Thank Maureen K
Reviewed 5 days ago

First, if you are in Oxford on May 1, be prepared to awaken very early and make the trip to Magdalen Bridge in time to be there at 6 in the morning, as the University welcomes the spring. A choir and a minister are at...More

Thank Elizabeth62-10
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful old buildings bursting with history and college flair. I particularly enjoyed the gardens and meadows: peaceful, in perfect condition, a magnificent natural landscape complete with river and bridges within the college walls. The tower of the college is one of the landmarks of Oxford.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Mum worked there and visited a lot the chapel is gorgeous and the grounds are lovely to walk around visit all the rooms for a college feel and walk in the grounds

Thank Annmarie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is wonderful to walk the same areas Lewis walked and see the places he described. The college has beautiful lawn and garden areas to complement the architecture.

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

wonderful architecture, took a open top excellent bus tour - well worth a visit to Oxford our oldest University with marvellous architecture everywhere - fascinating history - check out Alice in Wonderland

Thank Rellevart2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I toured quite a few colleges in Oxford, but this one was by far the most beautiful. They have a field of deer and a nice walking area. You can retrace the steps of C.S. Lewis, one of the most famous faculty members of this...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful setting, very 'traditional British' which was a great success with our international party. We dined in the New Room and the service and the meal were excellent - food was well presented and of a high quality. Would recommend.

Thank SusieLips
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jonben
The description is wrong. The College was founded in 1458, not 1448.
19 April 2015|
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