for international students in Southampton and Winchester

Visit to Oxford

Update:  Please note that due to low numbers booking we will now be travelling to Oxford by car. If you would like to join the group, please contact Susan Caddy.

The cost for the trip is £15 to cover transport and the Bodleian Library talk and visit.

Tour of Oxford
After arriving in Oxford, we will make a brief visit to the Ashmolean Museum and then take a leisurely guided walk through the city centre, pausing to stop at some of the most well-known and iconic buildings, with time to take photos.  As part of the guided walk we will visit the 15th Century Divinity School in the Bodleian Library – this splendid medieval room is the oldest teaching hall and earliest examination hall of the University.

Free Time
There will then be free time, for exploring the city, from approximately 1pm through till 4.15pm, when we will meet outside the Ashmolean Museum for our return journey.

Other Information
You will need to bring your own food and drinks or money to buy them in Oxford.

There are two pickup points for this trip – one in Southampton and one in Winchester.

For the Southampton pickup, students must be outside the EEE Building 32, University Road, Highfield Campus by 8:30am.

For the Winchester pickup, students must be at bus stop close to the main doors of Winchester Tesco Store, Easton Lane, SO23 7RS by 8.50am (from Easton Lane, please walk past the ARC car wash and tesco petrol station, towards the Tesco store, and you will see the bus stop near the Bicycle storage area).

This trip is for international students studying in Southampton or Winchester. We have a limited number of spaces, please email Susan Caddy if you would like to join the trip.

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The Ashmolean Museum

 

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The Randolph Hotel – featured on TV programmes and films, such as Inspector Morse
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The Martyrs Memorial, by St Giles’, Magdalen Street and Beaumont Street
15th Century Divinty School at Bodleian Library

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The Radcliffe Camera

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Blossom Tree on Oxford High Street
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Bridge of Sighs, Oxford
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Christchurch college
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The Great Hall inside Christchurch college, on which the hall in the Harry Potter films was based
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View over oxford

For more details about Oxford, see http://www.visitoxfordandoxfordshire.com/

If you are coming on this trip, download our  Oxford Information  and map with suggestions of what to see in the afternoon.