Things to do in Oxfordshire
Museums & Galleries
THE RIVER & ROWING MUSEUM
Mill Meadows, Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 6LF
The River & Rowing Museum was designed by David Chipperfield Architects to a brief which set out to establish an astonishing Museum. The building is raised on columns above water meadows beside the Thames and is built of exposed concrete and glass...
MODERN ART OXFORD
30 Pembroke Street, Oxford, OX1 1BP
The Gallery houses 5 large exhibition galleries, a cafe and a bookshop. The exhibition programme covers 20th century painting, sculpture, photography, film, video, installation and performance from all over the world.
THE BATE COLLECTION OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
Faculty of Music, St Aldate's, Oxford, OX1 1DB
A rich and fascinating display of some eighteen hundred historical woodwind, brass and percussion instruments; over a dozen early keyboards including 'Handel's harpsichord'; and a unique bow maker's workshop and bows. Workshops and concerts throug...
County Hall, Market Place, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 3HG
Abingdon is considered to be the oldest town in Britain. The museum collection reflects its long history and includes archaeological finds from Prehistoric, Roman and Anglo Saxon times. The main museum gallery, the Sessions Hall, was originall...
Museums & Galleries
Beaumont Street, Oxford, OX1 2PH
One of Britain's finest museums, housing the University's internationally renowned collections of European and Oriental paintings, glass, silver, ceramics and artefacts from ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome. The shop stocks a comprehensive range...
Stately Homes & Gardens
Stonor, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 6HF
Historic home of Lord and Lady Camoys and the Stonor family for over 800 years. The house is surrounded by a wooded deer park in a valley in the Chiltern Hills. With its origins in the 12th century the house has architectural features of mediev
GREENFIELD ENTERTAINMENT SHOOTING GROUND
Magnolia Park Golf and Country Club, Arncott Rd, Boarstall, Buckinghamshire, HP18 9XX
This stunning venue is situated on the Oxfordshire/Buckinghamshire border just 10 minutes from the Oxford ring road and readily accessible from the M40. • Clay shooting • Fly fishing • Archery • Golf • APSI/BASC qualified coaches • Novice taste...
Burford Road, Black Bourton, Nr Burford, Oxfordshire, OX18 2PF
Single from £89.00 Double from £104.00
Open all year in the peaceful village of Black Bourton, near Burford, The Vines is the perfect location for Anniversaries, weddings, birthdays, meetings, conferences, etc and exploring the Cotswolds. The new wing features wet rooms with powerf...
Guest Accommodation - Pub Inn
THE HIGHWAY INN
117 High Street, Burford, Oxfordshire, OX18 4RG
From £70.00 per room
8 Double, 1 Family, 1 Twin (9 En-suite, 1 Private bathroom)
The Highway Inn dating back to 1480 is located in the village of Burford, and was voted by Forbes Magazine as the 6th Most idyllic place to Live in Europe. A fantastic Cotswold's pub, where locals and visitors come to mingle. Flatscreen TV's.
Castles & Historic Monuments
SAXON TOWER OF ST MICHAEL AT THE NORTHGATE CHURCH
Cornmarket Street, Oxford, OX1 3EY
St. Michael at the North Gate is the City Church of Oxford. The Saxon Tower is the oldest building in town, dating back to the 1040s. Visitors are welcome to climb to the top, where a stunning view of the 'dreaming spires' awaits them. As you clim...