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Other attractions in Oxfordshire

 

MUSEUM OF THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE
Broad Street Oxford OX1 3AZ Tel 01865 277282

Description:
Display include the earliest scietific instruments, astrolabes, early chemical apparatus, clocks, medical instruments, Einsteins blackboard etc.

Location
Oxford City Centre

Opening Times
8 am - 10.30 pm daily. Closed BH Christmas and Easter week.

Admission Prices
Adults Children

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OXFORD RICKSHAW CO
40 Cowley Rd. Oxford OX4 2DJ Tel 01865 749726

Description
Guided tours by high tech, traditional design bicyle rickshaws. Trained, licensed driver guides who have keys to car barrier gates. Call for details and suitability

Location
Office is not in city centre. Call for details

Opening Times
Jan-Oct 10-5.30

Admission Prices
Depends on iteniary - call.

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OXFORD STORY

6 Broad Street Oxford OX1 3AJ Tel 01865 790055

Description:
An exhibition and experitial show describing the history and present day life of Oxford Univeristy from the team of York's Jorvik Viking Centre

Location
Oxford City Centre

Opening Times
9.30-5 daily

Admission Prices
Adults Children

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OXFORD UNIVERISTY MUSEUM
Parks Road Oxford OX1 3PW Tel 01865 272965

Description:
The Univeristy's natural history collection is housed in this splendid Victorian gothic building.

Location
Oxford city centre towards the north

Opening Times
Mon-Sat 12-5

Admission Prices
Free (donations)

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PITT RIVERS MUSEUM
Parks Road Oxford OX1 3PP Tel 01865 270927

Description:
Totem pole, textiles, toys and much more from all over the world; a unique collection with audio tour provided by Sir Richard Attenborough

Location
Oxford city centre towards the north

Opening Times
Mon-Sat 10-1230 and 1-4.30

Admission Prices
Adults Children

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PUNTING
Magdalen Bridge Boathose, High St. Oxford Tel 01865 202643

Description
The leisurely and elegant way to float down the river on a flat bottomed boat propelled by a rod. Punts, chauffered punts and rowing boats available for hire.

Location
Just below the Magdalen Tower on High St., Oxford city centre.

Opening Times
Mar-Oct 10-dusk

Admission Prices
Adults Children

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SHELDONIAN THEATRE
Broad St Oxford OX1 3AZ Tel 01865 277299

Description:
Ceremonial Hall of Univeristy, opened 1669, architect Sir Christoher Wren. The theatre's ceiling is of particular interest and spectacular views over Oxford from the Cupola. Frequent concerts in the evenings.

Location
Oxford city centre- next to Bodleian.

Opening Times
10-12.30 and 2-3.30

Admission Prices
Adults Children

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TIMELINE HERITAGE TOURS
Tel 01993 779861

Description
Enabling indivduals and shared interest groups to trace and explore literary, historical, cultural and Christian heritage within the British Isles.

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UNIVERISTY OF OXFORD BOTANIC GARDEN
Rose Lane Oxford OX12AG Tel 01865 276920

Description:
Univeristy Botanic Gardens of 1621 housing over 8000 species of plant. Glass houses hold collection of tropical plants

Location
South of High St, opposite Magdalen Tower

Opening Times
Apr-Sep 9-5 Oct-Mar 9-4.30

Admission Prices
Adults Children

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