Historic Dining Halls of Oxford University


FREE per person



About this experience

If you are looking for things to do in Oxford today that will give you a taste of the history and culture of this renowned city, you should join our tour that will take you to some of the most beautiful and historic dining halls of Oxford University. These halls are not just places where students and faculty eat, but also where they mingle, discuss, celebrate, and admire the stunning architecture and art.

Our tour will let you experience the charm and elegance of these halls, where some of the most famous figures in history dined, such as J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Oscar Wilde, Stephen Hawking, and more. You will also discover the history and traditions of these halls, such as the High Table, the grace, the portraits, and the silverware.

Our tour will include visits to:

Christ Church Hall: The grandest and most impressive hall in Oxford, which was used as the Hogwarts dining hall in the Harry Potter movies.

Magdalen College Hall: A gorgeous medieval hall with a hammer-beam roof and stained glass windows.

New College Hall: A splendid Gothic hall with a fine collection of portraits and a 14th-century screen.

• Trinity College Hall: A graceful hall with a fan-vaulted ceiling and a portrait of Queen Elizabeth I.

Our tour will last for about two hours and will be guided by a friendly and knowledgeable guide who will share with you fascinating facts and stories about these halls. You will also have the chance to take photos and ask questions along the way.

This is a unique opportunity to explore the historic dining halls of Oxford University and enjoy a glimpse into the past and present of this prestigious institution. Book your tour today and get ready for an unforgettable experience.

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