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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.

Tourist information Oxford

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Oxford as a visitor or a resident.

Hotels in Oxford

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Restaurants in Oxford

Restaurants in Oxford

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Forthcoming events in Oxford

Bleak House
Blackwell's Bookshop

Deep in the Norrington Room amongst three miles of bookshelves where better to stage Dickens classic tale of inheritance mystery obsession and murder than the Law section of Oxfords most famous shopUsing live music song and theatrical inventiveness a company of five…

TEL: 01865 766266
Tom Stades You Aint See Nothing Yet UK Tour
The Glee Club Oxford

The unparalleled master and worst‐kept secret of stand‐up comedy Tom Stade is back Now the kids have moved out its a dawn of a new era for the Canadian comedy legend. Pushing the boundaries of his irrepressible sense of mischief further than…

Oxford Yoga and Vegan Festival
The Oxford Academy, Sandy Lane West, OX4 6JZ, Oxford

30 Classes20 Teachers50 Stalls 3 Partner CharitiesEntry to ALL 30 classes included in day ticket price from only £5. The event is happening indoors so bad weather wont bother usParticipate in all‐day Yoga & meditation sessions enjoy yummy vegan and raw vegan…

Category: Visual Arts

Oxford Wine Tasting Experience Day - Vine to Wine
Old BAnk Hotel

Our Oxford Wine Tasting Experience Days are a great way to learn about wine.Our Oxford Wine Tasting Days are fantastic days out learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding…

Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 03452 998652
Rob Auton
The Bullingdon

THE TIME SHOWThe Time Show is the latest comedytheatrespoken word show by writer and performer of some of what he writes Rob Auton. Following on from his critically acclaimed shows about talking hair sleep water faces the sky and the colour yellow…

TEL: 08714 720400
Blenheim Palace Flower Show 2020
Blenheim Palace

Set in the stunning grounds of Blenheim Palace the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill the Blenheim Palace Flower show returns for its eighth year from Friday 26thSunday 28th June 2020.More than 24000 people attended the 2019 show which was opened…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01993 810530
Artificial Intelligence in Business: Creating Valu
Macdonald Randolph Hotel

Artificial intelligence has captured the attention of business people scientists and engineers worldwide. Across industries leaders are seeking ways to create value through machine learning and other frontier technologies.Venue: Macdonald Randolph Hotel Beaumont Street Oxford OX1 2LNPriceGeneral Admission: GBP 3550.00General Admission Wire…

Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 00447984 523019
Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox
O2 Academy Oxford

To usher in the Twenty‐Twenties famed time‐twisting musical collective Postmodern Jukebox will circumnavigate the globe in 2020 on their Welcome to the Twenties 2.0 Tour. The tour is meant to prepare the world for a new decade ‐ one that Postmodern Jukebox…

Paul Foot: Swan Power
Glee Club

Paul Foot has made numerous television and radio appearances the most recent of which include 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown Channel 4 ABC Australias Melbourne Gala Breaking The News BBC Radio Scotland and Dave News for Dave at the 2019…


Tourist Attractions

Blenheim Palace

Blenheim Palace, the Formal Gardens and Park are now open daily until 29th October.From 1st November, the Palace, Park and Gardens are open Wednesdays through to Sundays until 10th December. Situated just 8 miles from Oxford on A44, the Palace was created a World Heritage site in 1987…

Oxford Castle

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

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.…

Oxfordshire Museum

Situated at the heart of the historic town of Woodstock, the award‐winning redevelopment of Fletcher's House provides a home for the new county museum.Set in attractive gardens, the new museum celebrates Oxfordshire in all its diversity and features collections of local history, art, archaeology, landscape and wildlife as…

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. …

Didcot Railway Centre

Join us in our rural setting based around the original engine shed.The Great Western Society has had a home in Didcot since 1967 and the range of activities and facilities on offer is substantial.The collection of Great Western coaches is probably the most comprehensive…

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Updated: 21/01/2020 04:44:59