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Magdalen College

High Street, Oxford OX1 4AU, England
+44 1865 276000
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  • Average5%
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High Street, Oxford OX1 4AU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It costs about 5-6 pounds to go in. It is old, and you get a free guideon entry. The gardens are especially wonderful, and you can walk around the deer park, and you are now allowed into the fellows park and lake. We wanted to...More

Thank JeffOP
Reviewed 1 week ago

Approaching Oxford from the North I would suggest using Park and Ride at Peartree. £2.00 to park and additional £4.80 return for a couple to City centre. Hop off at Magdalen street walk down Cornmarket street and hang a left onto High Street and 500...More

Thank Stiabhna
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a place! We were lucky enough to get in for free on an open day but it's just fantastic - rather like a beautiful tardis hidden behind stone walls. It's absolutely huge, including a massive and beautiful deer park, the famous tower and loads...More

Thank BrushM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

C.S. Lewis was a tutor here for 29 years. It is, arguably, the most beautiful college in the Oxford University system. Those who cherish Lewis writings will enjoy seeing where he lived, where he strolled with JRR Tolkien, where he dined, and where he worshipped...More

Thank JA M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oxford is extremely expensive but there is a way to make it more affordabl - stay in the universities. Magdaleni is steeped in history with superb buildings and grounds. I stayed in the new building with a good sized ensuite room. Nreakfast was served in...More

Thank CGW_Photos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a highlight of our first day in Oxford. The gardens are breathtaking and the buildings classic in design. The reproduction of the last supper mural in the chapel is excellent and the small entrance fee is money well spent.

Thank ozrick33Sydney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful, college, can walk in cloisters, see gargoyles. Walk through to area were deer are all year round. Has a stunning chapel. Easy walk from Marston area through university parks.

Thank cathyscallon1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Marvellous gardens combined with impressive architecture. Highly recommendable, especially since every local approved of this containing the most beautiful college garden in Oxford :)

Thank PaulB1105
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

£6 gets you in and you can walk around the grounds or just sit out on the terrace having a quiet drink watching those trying to punt.

Thank Mike_from_Staffs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Magdalene college is a small and charming college. They have a dear park which is really cool to see. Walking through the grounds makes you feel like you are part of Harry Potter. For fans of CS Lewis this is a must see cause he...More

Thank Monja B
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