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Oxfordshire

Oxfordshire

Type:Towns & Villages

Oxford Visitor Information Centre, 15-16 Broad Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 3AS

Tel: +44 (0)1865 252200

Oxfordshire

About

Offering so much to see and do, all year round, Oxford and Oxfordshire make an excellent destination for all. Explore Oxfordshire's varied landscape, visitor attractions and rural heritage or experience walking trails and cycling routes which show you all the hidden treasures on offer here, which makes it the ideal location for short breaks, holidays and more.

If you're looking for a cultural getaway or a romantic city break then Oxford is a must. Renowned for its history and heritage, exquisite architecture, and ancient University, Oxford sits at the very heart of this rural county. Take time out to enjoy the county's bustling market towns, discover the film and literary connections or simply watch the world go by while sipping a drink by the river.

Widen your horizons by visiting (free) world class museums, family appeal attractions or a variety of festivals held throughout the year, catering for all ages and interests.
Extend your visit by staying in one of our excellent country manor hotels for a perfect rural treat or enjoy the home-from-home feel in one of our high quality bed and breakfasts.

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

The M40 and M4 + A34 provide easy access by car from London, leaving the M40 at Junction 8. The M40 links Birmingham to Oxford from the north, leaving at Junction 9.

Public Transport Directions

Frequent direct train service operates from London Paddington and Oxford (approx every 30 minutes) and between Birmingham New Street via Banbury and Coventry.

What's Nearby

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  3. VisitOxfordTours.com

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  3. New Theatre Oxford

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  4. Bodleian Libraries

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  5. Museum of the History of Science

    Displays include scientific instruments, fine Islamic and European astrolabes, early...

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  6. Oxford Playhouse

    Oxford Playhouse and its Burton Taylor Studio present and produce a wide range of live...

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  7. Sheldonian Theatre

    Secular venue for the principal meetings & public ceremonies of the university.

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  8. Oxbridge Tours

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  9. Museum of Oxford

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  10. Oxford Town Hall

    A victorian building opened in 1897 and still used for local government. Original rooms...

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  11. The Oxford Shakespeare Company


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