Things to do in Oxford

As well as a guided tour of Oxford Castle Unlocked, there are a variety of other things to do, see and enjoy in Oxford and Oxfordshire. We’ve listed some places below to help you plan your visit in this historic city.

City Sightseeing – Take a bus tour of Oxford and learn all about the city as you ride, with stop offs at key points throughout Oxford. Try our joint ticket with City Sightseeing for a great deal on a day out.

Salter’s Steamers – A trip to Oxford wouldn’t be complete without a trip on the Thames. Boats operate 7 days a week in season from May to September.

Join Bill Spectre – On a ghost trail of Oxford and discover the spookier side of this historic city.

Oxford Castle Quarter – Oxford Castle Unlocked sits within the cultural Oxford Castle Quarter. There’s lots to see across the site.

Christ Church – One of the most popular colleges in Oxford and a must-see for Oxford visitors.

Blenheim Palace – The best palace in Britain. Take a trip outside the city centre and marvel at this architectural masterpiece, with glorious gardens too.