What's on inOxford


Welcome to Oxford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Oxford - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Oxford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Oxford

01
OCT
Beth Orton
O2 Academy Oxford

Beth Orton at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Saturday 01 October 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Beth Orton tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

04
OCT
The Kills
O2 Academy Oxford

Rock band The Kills consists of American Alison Mosshart and Brit Jamie Hince. Having released their fourth studio album Blood Pressures in April 2011 the band are renowned for their anti‐music industry attitude yet perform…

07
OCT
UB40
O2 Academy Oxford

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

09
OCT
Union J
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

This English four‐piece boy band formed through the ninth series of The X Factor in 2012 in which they finished fourth. Signing up with Sony in 2012 their debut single was released in June…

10
OCT
We Are Scientists
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

'We are Scientists' are a New York‐based indie rock band. Their debut album released in 2002 was called 'Safety Fun and Learning in the order' with their fifth and latest release being 'Barbara' in 2010.…

11
OCT
Aurora
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Aurora at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Tuesday 11 October 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

13
OCT
Dead Kennedys
O2 Academy Oxford

Dead Kennedys at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Thursday 13 October 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Dead Kennedys live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

16
OCT
Level 42
New Theatre Oxford

Level 42 could have called it a day in 2010 following their successful 30th anniversary tour but true to form Mark Kings thumping bass refuses to quit as the legendary British band announce a tour…

17
OCT
The Australian Pink Floyd Show
New Theatre Oxford

Emerging back in 1988 the original and credible Floyd act TAPFS has been getting bigger and better ever since. The band were described by Floyd drummer Nick Mason on BBC 5 Live as Very…

19
OCT
Michael Kiwanuka
O2 Academy Oxford

Michael Kiwanuka at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Wednesday 19 October 2016. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets…

21
OCT
Guns 2 Roses
O2 Academy Oxford

Guns 2 Roses at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Friday 21 October 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

21
OCT
Professor Brian Cox
New Theatre Oxford

Professor Brian Cox at New Theatre Oxford in Oxford on Friday 21 October 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Professor Brian Cox tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

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Tourist Attractions


Oxford Castle

If you thought Oxford was just about elegant spires and world‐class academia then think again brbrOxford Castle Unlocked reveals Oxford's less well known history, one that's rich with tales of great escapes, betrayal and even romance all within the walls of this ancient castle and prison.brbrbrbrThe…

Cotswold Wildlife Park

Home to a fascinating and varied collection of mammals, birds, reptiles and invertebrates, from Ants to White Rhinos and Bats to big Cats. Enjoy the exotic animals and gardens in the spacious and peaceful Cotswold surroundings.Our walkaround Park is open every day; a great family day out with…

Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary

The Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary is a registered charity, caring for abused and ill‐treated animals. We rely totally upon public donations to enable us to do this valuable work. Helping donkeys, like Mrs. P and Mabel. The Sanctuary is open to visitors most days during the year, between…

Museum of Oxford

The Museum of Oxford is the only museum that is dedicated to the history of Oxford and its University. Town Hall, Oxford The museum is located in the historic Town Hall, and the entrance is off St Aldate's on the corner of Blue Boar Street.…

Museum of the History

The Museum of the History of Science houses an unrivalled collection of historic scientific instruments in the world's oldest surviving purpose‐built museum building, the Old Ashmolean on Broad Street, Oxford. By virtue of the collection and the building, the Museum occupies a special position, both in the…

Pitt Rivers Museum

The Pitt Rivers Museum is the University of Oxford's museum of anthropology and world archaeology. Founded in 1884 following a gift to the University from General Pitt Rivers it retains its unique period atmosphere with dense displays of artefacts, many in the original wooden display cabinets. …

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