Browsing local attractions within 1 mile of Isis River
Radcliffe Square, Oxford, OX1 3BG, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms)
Film name: The Golden Compass
The River Thames, OX1, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms), Tel: 01189 535771
A guide to the River Thames.
Beaumont Street, Oxford, OX1 2PH, (0.9 miles, 2kms), Tel: 01865 278000
Collection of art and archaeology, from ancient Egypt to the 20thC. Paintings, sculpture, ceramics, silver, glass and coins, plus art from the Far East.
Folly Bridge, Oxford, OX1 4LA, (0.0 miles, 0.0kms), Tel: 01865 243421, Email
Punts, pedallos, day and rowing boats for hire on the Isis (the Oxford Thames). Boat trips: scheduled passenger boat services on the Thames. Daily trips from Folly Bridge, Oxford, to Iffley Lock, Sandford and Abingdon.
Beaumont Street, Oxford, OX1 2LN, OX1 2LN, (0.6 miles, 1kms), Tel: 0844 8799132
The restaurant at the Macdonald Randolph Hotel has recently just won its second AA rosette for its cuisine and features contemporary menus in an unrivalled setting with fabulous views of the city.
Merton Street, Oxford, OX1 4JF, (0.3 miles, 0.5kms), Tel: 01865 276700
Founded in 1517 Corpus Christi is one of the smallest, most beautiful and unchanged colleges. Its pelican topped (symbolising Christ's self-sacrifice) sundial and perpetual calendar in the middle of the old carriage drive is an Oxford icon.
1 Oxford Castle, Oxford, OX1 1AY, (0.4 miles, 0.7kms), Tel: 01865 201657
Once home to the infamous Oxford Prison and now home to an exciting hub of restaurants, and the gorgeous Malmaison Boutique Hotel. The Castle also has an exciting visitor attraction 'Oxford Castle Unlocked' and the 'O3' art gallery.
Banbury, Oxon, OX15 2EB, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms), Tel: 01295 276070, Email
Medieval Manor House later transformed into a Tudor Mansion, surrounded by a wide moat and parkland.
Alfred Street, Oxford, OX1 4EH, (0.4 miles, 0.6kms), Tel: 01865 728164
The pub was reputedly built over a bear pit in 1242.
Film name: Inspector Morse - Death Is Now My Neighbour
30 Pembroke Street, Oxford, OX1 1BP, (0.3 miles, 0.5kms), Tel: 01865 722733, Email
Established in 1965, Modern Art Oxford is one of the UK's leading public galleries renowned for the quality of its exhibitions, activities and publications.
Holywell Street, Oxford, OX1 3SW, (0.6 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01865 390739
The Holywell Music Room is the oldest purpose built concert hall in Europe. Opened in 1748, its elegance and beauty have played host to some of the world's greatest musicians and composers, including Haydn and Handel.
Rose Lane, Oxford, OX1 4AZ, (0.5 miles, 0.8kms), Tel: 01865 286690, Email
The oldest botanic garden in the UK displays over 7,000 different species in a grade 1 listed garden with exotic glasshouses, water & rock gardens and beautiful boarders. The garden has events for all ages throughout the year.
Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BG, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms), Tel: 01865 287400, Email
See one of the oldest libraries at the heart of Oxford's historic University. Discover the Divinity School, a masterpiece of English Gothic architecture, or choose one of the guided tours, including a visit to Duke Humfrey's library.
Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3AZ, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms), Tel: 01865 277280
Displays include scientific instruments, fine Islamic and European astrolabes, early chemical apparatus, clocks, medical instruments, original penicillin apparatus.
Frewin Court, Oxford, OX1 3JB, (0.5 miles, 0.7kms), Tel: 01865 246782, Email
The Oxford Union Society was founded in 1823 as a forum for discussion and debate for students at the University.
49 St. Giles, Oxford, OX1 3LU, (0.8 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01865 302925
Oxford Trails Depart from outside, Oxford Castle Unlocked, New Road, Oxford, OX1 3AY, (0.5 miles, 0.8kms), Email
You are hereby cordially invited to join a theatrical Ghost tour! 'Extra Trails at Halloween.'
Walk Route: From Oxford Castle Unlocked or Oxford VIC 30mins later
Great Clarendon Street, Oxford, OX2 6DP, (0.9 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01865 353527, Email
Oxford University Press is a department of Oxford University and is the world's leading academic publisher.
Turl Street, Oxford, OX1 3DP, (0.5 miles, 0.8kms), Tel: 01865 279600
Exeter is the fourth oldest college (1314). Don't miss the hall (1618), the newly-refurbished chapel, based on Sainte Chapelle in Paris + William Morris' tapestry, and views of Radcliffe Square. Scene of Jordan College and Morse's 'demise'.
Radcliffe Square, Oxford, OX1 4AJ, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms), Tel: 01865 277000
A large circular building with a lofty dome, was built by James Gibbs between 1737 and 1749 with money bequeathed by John Radcliffe (1650-1714), and was designed to house a library endowed by Radcliffe. CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC
44-46 Oxford Castle, New Road, Oxford, OX1 1AY, (0.4 miles, 0.7kms), Tel: 01865 260666, Email
Bringing Oxford's hidden history to life... The secrets of Oxford Castle have been 'unlocked' revealing tales of 1,000 years of murder, romance, betrayal, escape and execution.
Beaumont Street, Oxford, OX1 2LW, (0.6 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01865 305305
Oxford Playhouse and its Burton Taylor Studio present and produce a wide range of live performance, including British and international drama, family shows, contemporary dance and music, comedy, lectures and poetry.
Oxford Castle, New Road, OX1 1AY, (0.4 miles, 0.7kms), Tel: 01865 246131, Email
Art gallery with regular changing gallery.
High Street, Oxford, OX1 4AW, (0.5 miles, 0.9kms), Tel: 01865 279120
Founded in 1341 by Robert de Eglesfield, chaplain to Queen Philippa, wife of Edward III, in whose honour the college is named. John Wycliffe translated the old Testament here, assisted by Nicholas of Hereford.
Entrance via Oriel Square, Oxford, OX1 1DP, (0.2 miles, 0.4kms), Tel: 01865 276172, Email
Christ Church is unique among the Oxford and Cambridge colleges in possessing an important collection of Old Master paintings and drawings, housed in a purpose-built Gallery of considerable architectural interest in itself.
Our Oxford Base is at, 150 Cowley Road, Oxford, OX4 1JJ, (0.6 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01296 631671, Email
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