Oxford, England

Activities

Pitt Rivers Museum

In the making since 1884 The museum was founded in 1884 with a mere 26000 objects most of which were donated by Lt. General Augustus…

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Oxford Playhouse

Entertaining Oxford The Playhouse has been bringing drama and laughter to the city of Oxford since it was built in 1938. This celebrated theatre is…

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Oxford Ice Rink

For the Community   The Oxford Ice Rink, a 56 x 26 m rink, managed by the Oxford City Council was openined in 1984. It was…

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Odeon Cinema

Memorable Cinematic Experiences Odeon Cinema boasts of over 85 years of film involvement, from colourless classics to current 3D experiences. Odeon Cinema has also grown…

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Oxford Castle

A thousand years of history   The castle complex might seem a bit confusing at first as modern architecture stands alongside 1000-year-old walls. However, that’s…

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Punting at Oxford

What is a punt? A punt is a long flat-bottomed boat propelled by human muscle, technically, the arms at the end of a pole. Punts…

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Radcliffe Camera

Enriching generations The Camera, Latin for room, is just that, a mini-library of sorts but predominantly a reading room for the Bodleian Library. The two…

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University of Oxford Botanic Gardens

400 years of learning from plants The Botanic Gardens were founded in 1621 when Henry Danvers, an earl, donated a large sum of money towards…

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University Parks

A large area of around 70 acres of parkland enclosed by mature trees and well maintained pathways, University Parks in Oxford is a superb location to…

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University Parks

University of Oxford

Engraved in history While the origins of Oxford University have been lost in the pages of time, there is evidence of teaching in these premises…

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University Church of St. Mary the Virgin

A rich heritage Like most European universities, the University of Oxford grew from this church which has been mentioned in records as early as 1086.…

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Rectory Farm

This beautiful, unpretentious outdoor farm is a wonderful escape from the typical city activities. The campus is beautifully partitioned by tall trees offering shade from…

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Rectory Farm

Sheldonian Theatre

Designed by a master craftsman The Theatre, like the Radcliffe Camera, stands out with its unique architectural beauty and style. Commissioned by and named after…

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Museum of the History of Science, Oxford

Chronicling science since 1924 The Museum was founded in 1924 when Lewis Evans donated his collection of scientific objects and books to the University of…

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Magdalen Bridge Boathouse

Punting at Oxford is an activity that students and visitors engage in with fervor. The gentle Cherwell River that meets the Thames at Oxford offers…

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Cherwell Boathouse Restaurant

The Boathouse Restaurant at Oxford is home to a fine dining restaurant as well as a boathouse where you can hire punts for a dreamy…

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Christ Church Cathedral

From monastery to cathedral This awe-inspiring place of worship was built in the 12th century and was known as the Priory Church of St. Frideswide,…

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Carfax Tower

From city church to city center St. Martin’s Church was officially the city church for nearly 800 years until it was demolished in 1896 to…

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Bunkers Hill Garden Shop

The Garden Shop The quaint Garden Shop encompasses a large variety of garden-related products and supplies. From garden furniture and ornaments to bird seed, from…

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