Visiting Oxford

Oxford is a beautiful city of stunning architecture, history and culture. You'll find ancient and modern colleges, fascinating museums and galleries, and plenty of parks, gardens and green spaces in which to relax. Plus, the city centre is small enough to cover on foot, and only a few minutes walk from the main rail and coach stations. Some highlights are below, and you can find more information to plan your visit at:



Attractions in Oxford City Centre

Visitors can tour most of the 40+ Colleges that make up the University of Oxford. Read more on visiting the colleges to plan your visit. 

Entry is FREE to most of the University's Garden's Libraries and Museum's, some highlights are listed below:

Oxford University Museum of Natural History

Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology

History of Science Museum

Oxford Botanic Garden


Local Attractions near Oxford

The attractions below are accessible within 30 miniutes via bus or train from Oxford.

Bicester Village - Designer Outlet Shopping in Oxfordshire

Blenheim Palace - UNESCO World Heritage Site, Birthplace and ancestral home of Sir Winston Churchill.