A historic prison, hidden in the heart of Oxford.

Discover another side of Oxford’s history…

For over a thousand years, Oxford Castle & Prison has stood watch over the city of Oxford. Join our costumed tour guide as they take you through 1000 years of Oxford’s history, from Viking raids to the Norman conquest; the birth of education in the city, and its role in crime and punishment.

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OPENING TIMES

Tour times are 10:00 – 17:00 and run Monday to Sunday. Tours run every 30 mins to 15 mins at peak times

GUIDED TOUR

Entry to Oxford Castle is by guided tour

Flexi ticket
(Best value)
Adult £17.50, Child £11.25, Student £16.50

Advance Standard Ticket
(when booked up to 2 days in advance)
Adult £15.50, Child £9.95, Student £14.50

Standard Ticket
(within 2 days)
Adult £16.95, Child £10.95, Student £15.95

Children under 5 free
Please note that under 5’s are unable to climb St George’s tower.

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INCLUDED IN YOUR TICKET

Two trees on the a grassy mound at Oxford Castle & Prison

Take a stroll up an Oxford icon! The Castle Mound offers great views of Oxford: tickets include free entry to the castle mound
Please note, the mound may be closed in poor weather.

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