Climb the mound and discover the fascinating history of the Oxford Castle Quarter.

Compliment your trip to Oxford Castle & Prison with an outside guided tour. Your guide will take you to the top of the mound, here you can admire the views of Oxford and hear all about the dreaming spires. On the 45 minute tour you will be led around the Oxford Castle Quarter; discovering the punishments that prisoners were made to do and much more.


Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Please Note: Outside Tours are due to re-start in July.


11:45, 12:30, 13:15 & 14:00


£4 per person when booked with a Guided Tour of Oxford Castle & Prison.

£8 per person when booked on its own.

How to book

Outside Tours can be booked online as an upgrade when purchasing tickets for the full guided inside tour. To book only the Outside Tour, you can book at the admissions desk on the day.

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