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Below is a list of Relevant Attractions for the City of Oxford, RS-Oxford Attractions. Oxford is a City in the county of Oxfordshire, about 59 miles northwest of London, with direct train links to London. The City is a popular tourist destination for its Architecture, University, historic Colleges, and River Boat Tours. Google Map

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Oxford Bus Tours - open top hop on hop off top attractions

Oxford River Cruises . OX1 4JU - cruises and private boat hire

Salter's Steamers . OX1 4LA - boat trips from Oxford

Oxford Punting . OX1 4AU - hire a punt, rowing boat or pedalo

Carfax Tower . OX1 1ET - remains 1100s church with city views

Church of St Mary . OX1 4AH - Wiki largest in City tower views

Christ Church Picture Gallery . OX1 1DP - Old Masters Art

Museum of Oxford . OX1 1BX - free, in Town Hall, local life

Oxford's Covered Market . OX1 3DZ - historic market 1774

Sheldonian Theatre . OX1 3AZ - built by Christopher Wren

Bridge of Sighs . Map - skyway over New College Lane

Bodleian Library . OX1 3BN - part of University of Oxford

Radcliffe Camera . OX1 4AJ - 1737 for Radcliffe Science Library

Oxford University . OX1 3PW - Museum of Natural History, free

Pitt Rivers Museum . OX1 3PP - free, anthropology, archaeology

Oxford Castle . OX1 1AY - character guides at Castle ruin

Ashmolean Museum . OX1 2PH - free, Palaeolithic to Victorian

Museum of the History of Science . OX1 3AZ- free, instruments

Martyrs' Memorial . Map - for three Bishops burnt in 1555

Bate Collection . OX1 1DB - of Musical Instruments

Modern Art Oxford . OX1 1BP - free, modern & contemporary

University of Oxford . OX1 4AZ - Botanic Garden - oldest UK

Science Oxford . OX1 1BY - children to enjoy exploring science

Story Museum . OX1 1BP - covering stories from aroundworld

Harry Potter in Oxford - tour Harry Potter film shoot locations

Guided Tours - number of tours on bike, walking, car, photo

Oxford Colleges in the City centre that can be visited for their history, architecture, chapels, & gardens. If wanting to visit the college interiors, best check the visitor times on their websites on your day of visit. The Tour Buses stop close to most. Some have a small entrance fee, many are free to visit.

All Souls College . OX1 4AL - Wiki - free, for Henry VI in 1438

Balliol College . OX1 3BJ - Wiki - 1263 for Scottish Royal Family

Brasenose College . OX1 4AJ - Wiki - site medieval Oxford Halls

Christ Church College . OX1 1DP - Wiki - Harry Potter Dining Hall and Cathedral

Corpus Christi College . OX1 4JF - Wiki - free, smallest College

Hertford College . OX1 3BW - Wiki - free, for Bridge of Sighs

Keble College . OX1 3PG - Wiki - free, neo-gothic red-brick

Lincoln College . OX1 1DW - Wiki - free, chapel from 1629-1631

Magdalen College . OX1 1AY - Wiki - cloisters, chapel & tower

New College . OX1 3BN - Wiki - filming location - Inspector Morse & Harry Potter

Oriel College . OX1 4EW - Wiki - free, oldest Royal foundation

Pembroke College . OX1 1DW - Wiki - free, chapel & grounds

Queen's College . OX1 4AW - Wiki - by Sir Christopher Wren

Somerville College . OX2 6HD - Wiki - Margaret Thatcher

St. Anne's College . OX2 6HS - Wiki - youngest and largest

St. Hilda's College . OX4 1DY - Wiki - only one east of river

St. John's College . OX1 3JP - Wiki - free, wealthiest College

Trinity College . OX1 3BH- Wiki - top gardens and buildings

University College . OX1 4BH - Wiki - large College from 1249

Wadham College . OX1 3PJ - Wiki - free, one of largest gardens

Worcester College . OX1 2HB - Wiki - free, 1263 a Scottish Royal

Outside Oxford Attractions

Blenheim Palace . OX20 1PP - Wiki - for visits, 10 miles north

Millets Farm Centre . OX13 5HB - garden centre, 10m southwest

Waddesdon Manor . HP18 0JH - Wiki - 1874, 26 miles northeast

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