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Cathedral, £4.50-£6

Christ Church Cathedral

Christ Church Cathedral


Christ Church has been a site of religious worship since the seventh century. The present cathedral was built in the twelfth century, and contains the shrine and tomb of St Frideswide, Oxford's patron saint. Free guided tours of this ancient and fascinating building are available in English on weekdays at 10.15am, 11am, 2pm & 3pm.
Daily choir services are held at 1800.

Disabled toiletsGift shopFacilities for conferencing

Opening details

Monday to Saturday: 10am - 4:30pm, and Sunday: 2pm - 4:30pm
(The Hall and the Cathedral are not guaranteed to be open at the time of your visit, please check the website)
Last Visitor Admissions are at 4.30pm

Closed Christmas Day


1st July - 31st August Standard rate entry price includes an illustrated guide to College and Cathedral with details of other events taking place at Christ Church, many of which are open to visitors. (Admission is discounted if there is no access to Cathedral or Hall.)
Adults £8.50
Concessions £7.00
Family £17.00



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Map reference: SP 514059  Lat: 51.74945 Long: -1.25683

St Aldate's Oxford, OX1 1DP


  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
  • YesRamp to entrance


  • Main visitor entrance - via permanent ramp. Alternative level entrance - via Tom Tower arched entrance over cobbles. Quads - Level and ramped. Hall and Picture Gallery inaccessible. Cathedral - ramped.