Browsing local attractions within 1 mile of Isis River


Ashmolean Museum

Beaumont Street, Oxford, OX1 2PH, Tel: 01865 278000(1 miles, 1 km)

Collection of art and archaeology, from ancient Egypt to the 20thC. Paintings, sculpture, ceramics, silver, glass and coins, plus art from the Far East.

Stage day on Oxford canal

Oxford Canal, Oxford, OX1(1 miles, 2 km)

The Oxford Canal runs for 77 miles from the historic city of Oxford to rural Hawkesbury, just outside Coventry. Managed and maintained by British Waterways, it meanders gently through a predominantly rural landscape and villages.

Sheldonian Theatre

Broad Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 3AZ, Tel: 01865 277299, Email(1 miles, 1 km)

The Theatre is a Grade I listed building and is the ceremonial hall for Oxford University. Holding up to 750 people, it is an excellent venue for corporate award ceremonies, presentations, short lectures and talks.

University of Oxford Botanic Garden

Rose Lane, Oxford, OX1 4AZ, Tel: 01865 286690, Email(1 miles, 1 km)

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.

New Theatre
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George Street, Oxford, OX1 2AG, Tel: 0844 871 3020, Email(1 miles, 1 km)

The New Theatre, presenting the best in live touring entertainment.

White Horse

52 Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BB, Tel: 01865 204801(1 miles, 1 km)

Film name: The Oxford Murders

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.

Magdalen College
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High Street, Oxford, OX1 4AU, Tel: 01865 276000(1 miles, 1 km)

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.

St John's College
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St Giles, Oxford, OX1 3JP, Tel: 01865 277300(1 miles, 1 km)

The richest of all the colleges, St John's was founded in 1555; its quadrangles and decorative drainpipes are second to none. College grounds include a carriage drive, rockery and iimmaculate lawns carpeted with spring bulbs.

Pitt Rivers Museum

South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PP, Tel: 01865 270927, Email(1 miles, 1 km)

The University of Oxford Museum of world archaeology and anthropology.

Holywell Music Rooms

Holywell Street, Oxford, OX1 3SW, Tel: 01865 390739(1 miles, 1 km)

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.

Radcliffe Camera

Radcliffe Square, Oxford, OX1 4AJ, Tel: 01865 287400, Email(1 miles, 1 km)

This iconic circular building was built by James Gibbs between 1737 and 1749 with money bequeathed by John Radcliffe (1650-1714), designed to house a library endowed by him. Its interior can only be seen as part of an extended guided tour.

Saint Michael at the North Gate

Saxon Tower, Cornmarket Street, Oxford, OX1 3EY, Tel: 01865 255776, Email(1 miles, 1 km)

Oxford's oldest Church Tower, part of city wall of oxford, Some of the oldest stained Glass windows. Cell door of Thomas cranmer who was Imprisoned in the Bocardo Prison which was attached to the Tower Above North Gate.