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Oxford Castle & Prison

2,432 Reviews

Oxford Castle & Prison

2,432 Reviews
Oxford Castle & Prison Tours and Tickets
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“malmaison hotel”(30 reviews)
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46 Oxford Castle New Road | Oxford Castle Quarter, Oxford OX1 1AY, England
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Nice way to spend an hour or two. Excellent guide, friendly staff, nice little cafe on site (discount on hot drinks with your entry ticket). Interesting, fun.. would like to be able to see inside the hotel though, as that was the most recent part of the prison proper and a part
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Great and informative tour, but odd given the use of we/us pronouns given the strong American accent. Clearly not a son of Oxford....
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Response from RebeccaC5097, Guest Experience Duty Manager at Oxford Castle & Prison
Responded 1 week ago
Hi! We're glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour!
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A really interesting place to visit if you have an hour to spare for the tour. (You can only access the castle/prison if on one of their tours - you can’t go around by yourself.) Our Victorian prisoner tour guide was great fun and we learnt a lot!
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Response from RebeccaC5097, Guest Experience Duty Manager at Oxford Castle & Prison
Responded 2 weeks ago
Hi Hannah, it's excellent to hear that you enjoyed your tour- thank you so much for reviewing us!
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I could have stayed here all day and kept on looking at the historical grounds and buildings - Wish I had more time!
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Response from RebeccaC5097, Guest Experience Duty Manager at Oxford Castle & Prison
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi Shazi, we're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us- thanks so much for reviewing us!
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A great place to visit if British history interests you - or indeed prison life, Victorian life and earlier etc etc The castle and museum setting is well laid out and guided tour is a must. (Thank you Agatha who gave us a very comprehensive and thorough guided tour). The
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Response from RebeccaC5097, Guest Experience Duty Manager at Oxford Castle & Prison
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi Bob- we're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed Agata's tour! Thanks for reviewing us!
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