Banbury Tourist Information Centre

Type:Tourist Information Centres


Within Castle Quay Shopping Centre, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 2PQ

Tel: +44 01295 753752

Banbury Tourist Information Centre


Our centre provides a range of information on places to stay and things to see and do whether you are a visitor or local resident of the area. Additional services provided include advance accommodation booking and route finder services.

We have a large gift shop stocking a selection of Banbury souvenirs and postcards, local crafts by the Oxfordshire Crafts Guild, greeting cards, toys and games, unusual gifts, local books and maps and a wide variety of seasonal stock for Christmas, Easter and other celebrations.

We also sell tickets for many local events.

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8.45am - 5.15pm
Wednesday 10.00am - 5.15pm
Saturday 9.30 am - 5.00pm
Sunday Closed
Bank Holidays 10.30am - 4.30pm

Book Tickets



  • Accessible Lift
  • Induction Loop System
  • No dogs (Guide dogs accepted)
  • Wheelchair user accessible


  • Cafe

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Gift shop
  • Groups welcome
  • Open all year round
  • Open on bank holidays

Parking & Transport

  • Railway station within walking distance

Payment Methods

  • Delta
  • Maestro
  • MasterCard
  • Solo
  • Visa

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Information Point


Map & Directions

Road Directions

From M40 J11, follow signs to the town centre and brown tourist signs for the Museum/Theatre/ Shopping. Public car parking is available outside and a coach park is within a 5minute walk.


  • Tourism South East Award -Tourism Information Service of the Year Highly Commended Tourism Information Service of the Year Highly Commended 2008
  • Visit England Awards -Enjoy England Official Partner Enjoy England Official Partner 2010

Opening Times

2021 (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
Monday - Tuesday08:45 - 17:15*
Wednesday10:00 - 17:15*
Thursday - Friday08:45 - 17:15*
Saturday09:30 - 17:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

What's Nearby

  1. The Mill Arts Centre

    The Mill Arts Centre is a delightful family-friendly canal-side venue based in a…

    0.11 miles away
  2. Broughton Castle

    Broughton Castle is essentially a family home lived in by Lord and Lady Saye and Sele…

    2.84 miles away
  3. College Farm Fishing

    OS GRID REF: SP522342
    College Farm Fishing is a family run and owned fishing lake…

    5.69 miles away
  1. Deddington Castle (Site Only)

    Extensive earthworks conceal the remains of a 12th Century castle.
    Open during daylight…

    6.05 miles away
  2. A Day in the Country

    Stunning venue set in 250 acres of wooded estate - facilities include a conference suite…

    6.91 miles away
  3. Sulgrave Manor

    Sulgrave Manor is a superb example of a modest Manor House and Garden of the time of…

    6.99 miles away
  4. Hook Norton Brewery

    Brewing since 1849 in their 5 storey Victorian Tower Brewery, Hook Norton Brewery is a…

    8.24 miles away
  5. Catanger Llamas

    Try something different - take a Llama to lunch! Discover the beautiful Northamptonshire…

    9.02 miles away
  6. Canons Ashby House

    Elizabethan Manor House, home of the Dryden family. Unaltered…

    9.59 miles away
  7. Heyford Wharf

    Just 20 minutes from Banbury or Oxford takes you to the idyllic Heyford Wharf with its…

    10.06 miles away
  8. Cotswolds Distillery

    Situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty famous for its horticultural heritage…

    10.39 miles away
  9. Fairytale Farm

    Mixing classic fairy tales, animals and adventure play, children will love Fairytale Farm…

    11.27 miles away
  10. Finest Hour Experiences

    Finest Hour provides luxury gift vouchers and aerobatic flying experiences, which can be…

    13.08 miles away
  11. Silverstone

    The home of British Motor Racing, Silverstone is the venue for the British Formula 1…

    13.21 miles away
  12. Charlbury Museum

    Charlbury Museum is an independent museum, run entirely by volunteers. Its five rooms are…

    14.62 miles away
  13. Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum

    A museum which tells the personal lives of generations of men and women experienced…

    14.94 miles away
Previous Next