Did you know?

Did you know?

  • Oxford is one of the world’s most famous film and television location’s – host to television’s Inspector Morse, Lewis and Endeavour and film set for Harry Potter, Transformers – the last Knight and Mamma Mia II to name just a few
  • Oxford was home to three of the world’s most famous fantasy authors: JRR Tolkien – Lord of the Rings, CS Lewis – Chronicles of Narnia and Lewis Carroll – Alice in Wonderland
  • In 1355, sixty three, yes 63 students were killed in a 3 day Town and Gown riot. It is said that more blood has been spilt on Oxford’s High Street than some battlefields in Europe
  • The Bodleian Library gets a copy of every book and magazine published in the UK – that’s now a staggering 13 million publications…and counting!

 

Tour of Oxford

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

It was a very interesting and informative tour thanks to our enthusiastic guide David. We highly recommend it.

I fully and heartily recommend taking this tour which was educational, informative, and of course, highly entertaining.