Browsing local attractions within 1 mile of Isis River
Radcliffe Square, Oxford, OX1 3BG, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms)
Film name: The Golden Compass
High Street, Oxford, OX1 4AU, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms), Tel: 01865 276000
Magdalen's bell tower, from which a Latin hymn is sung on 1 May, its deer park, cloisters with strange carvings, Addison's walk, fritillary meadow, renowned choir and Old Kitchen Cafe by the river, make this college unique.
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.
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.
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.
No 1 Folly Bridge, Oxford, OX1 4LB, (0.9 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01865 201293, Email
Oxford River Cruises provides a range of luxury boat trips, sightseeing tours and unique picnic cruises in the heart of the historic city of Oxford
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.
Holywell Street, Oxford, OX1 3SW, (0.6 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01865 305305
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.
Our Oxford Base is at, 150 Cowley Road, Oxford, OX4 1JJ, (0.6 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01296 631671, Email
We offer the largest selection of cycling holidays, weekends, day tours and guided rides in the UK and a unqiue collection of walking holidays. And we're known for quality, fresh ideas and a personal touch.
St Aldate's, Oxford, OX1 1DP, (0.2 miles, 0.4kms), Tel: 01865 276155, Email
Famed for its connections with 'Harry Potter' & 'Alice', Christ Church is one of Oxford's 'must see's'. The only college whose chapel is also a Cathedral, Christ Church also hosts a Picture Gallery and runs on its own time (GMT + 5mins).
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
Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BG, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms), Tel: 01865 277224, 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.
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.
52 Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BB, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms), Tel: 01865 204801
This tiny pub is squeezed between Blackwell's main shop and its newer small shop to the west. The building dates from the sixteenth century, although its stuccoed timber-framed fronting probably dates from the eighteenth century.
Bonn Square, Oxford, OX1 3AS, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms)
Bonn Square is one of the few public spaces in the very centre of Oxford. Recently re-developed the square was reopened in December 2008.
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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.
1 Oxford Castle, Oxford, OX1 1AY, (0.4 miles, 0.7kms)
Once home to the infamous Oxford Prison and now home to an exciting hub of 8 restaurants, and the gorgeous Malmaison Boutique Hotel. The Castle also has an exciting visitor attraction 'Oxford Castle Unlocked' and the 'O3' art gallery.
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.
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.
The River Thames, OX1, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms), Tel: 01189 535771
A guide to the River Thames.
Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3AZ, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms), Tel: 01865 277299, Email
Secular venue for the principal meetings & public ceremonies of the university.
49 St. Giles, Oxford, OX1 3LU, (0.8 miles, 1kms), Tel: 01865 302925
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.
No 1 Shop, Oxford Railway Station, Park End Street, Oxford, OX1 1HS, (0.6 miles, 0.9kms), Tel: 01865 790522, Email
Hop On - Hop Off the city sightseeing bus.
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'.