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Christ Church

St. Aldates, Oxford OX1 1DP, England
+44 1865 276150
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dining hall” (218 reviews)
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St. Aldates, Oxford OX1 1DP, England
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+44 1865 276150
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Reviewed yesterday

Don't miss this lovely church. the stained glass windows are beautiful as is the choir area. A historic part of Oxford.

Thank Riverliver
Reviewed 2 days ago

I went on a tour of Christ Church that included access to normally private gardens and a wealth of fascinating infomation and about the achitecture and history of this Oxford College. Especially interesting was the 360 year old tree that inspired Lewis Carol to create...More

Thank denguevirus
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely college to visit if you get the chance, with lots of history and great architecture. It's among the very grandest of colleges, of course. Visitors are welcome in various colleges during evensong services. Christ Church Cathedral's evensong is amongst the most...More

Thank HardDiskDrive
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In the context of the cathedrals we have been to over the last two weeks it is not spectacular but does have the enormous quad and great hall going for it. A must see for Harry Potter fans.

Thank Bill J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a massive and beautiful building. Ticket price is appropriate for the nature and length of the visit. The architecture is amazing and well kept. You can visit the main hall, the quads and cathedral as well as the picture gallery. Definitely recommended.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is absolutely breathtaking. It’s such a special place and a must see for sure when you’re in Oxford. There’s so much history & incredible architecture.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you only have time to visit one college in Oxford, make it Christ Church. Due to the rain, we confined ourselves to the Great Hall, the Quad and the Chapel, which is also the Oxford Anglican Cathedral. The visit is free. We had an...More

Thank Shirley9071
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on a cold snowy day which added to the atmosphere. You were given a guide which we kept to and were taken to lots of places and rooms in the building. The dining hall with the real fires and the tree in...More

Thank aprilia57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son studied at Christ Church, so we got a bit of a personalized tour from a student's point of view. It is absolutely beautiful, rich in history, and we were just in awe of the buildings. We stopped in the Hall, the inspiration for...More

Thank elriv1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So enjoyed our tour of the historical college, its church, the meadows and the paths by the river and sports fields. Thrilled to walk in the steps of literary and creative geniuses of our time.

Thank Kyle S
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Nancy344
15 July 2016|
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Response from anthro92 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, only members of the college can eat in the hall. It is not open to visitors for meals; only for touring when it is not being used for member meals.
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Deanne P
7 July 2015|
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Response from KCH | Reviewed this property |
No, unless you want to have dinner in the great hall which is possible sometimes, rather than just walk around in it.
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