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Oxford Castle and Prison

  • Live guide in English
  • General admission to the Oxford Castle and Prison
  • One hour guided tour in English
  • Access to the Castle Mound
  • Free time to explore the premises after the tour
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Alan ,  United Kingdom United Kingdom
25 Oct 2019
Excellent
This was a great visit. The staff in varied uniforms were knowledgeable, funny and could make you feel you were actually there. It is good value for money and very informative. Go
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Elaine
13 Mar 2020
Excellent
A great tour and Robin was a great guide. Informative and entertaining. Very theatrical don’t know if he acts but if he doesn’t he should. Thanks
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Edyta,  United Kingdom United Kingdom
15 Oct 2022
Excellent
Recommend to anyone. It was lovely.
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About: Oxford Castle

Oxford Castle is a large, partly ruined Norman castle in Oxfordshire, England. Most of the castle was destroyed in the English Civil War, and by the 18th century, the remaining buildings had become Oxford's local prison.

The prison closed in 1996 and was redeveloped as a hotel and visitor attraction. The medieval remains of the castle, including St. George's Tower and crypt, as well as the motte, are Grade I listed buildings and a Scheduled Monument.

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44-46 Oxford Castle, OX1 1AY, Oxford
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