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Oxford Visitor Information Centre

15-16 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AS, England
+44 1865 686430
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The Oxford Visitor Information Centre down Broad Street should be your first stop when arriving in Oxford to plan your visit in the city and around Oxfordshire. The Team can assist you with: - booking your ticket on an Official Guided Walking Tours - the best way to start your visit; advice on what to see and do and help with itinerary planning. We also offer: - maps and guides - discounted tickets to attractions in the area - left luggage service and a wide selection of gifts and souvenirs. - tickets for local events - accommodation bookings Opening times details: July - August Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 5.30pm Sunday 10am - 4pm September - June Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 5.00pm Sunday 10am - 3.30pm NOTE: Opening times over Christmas and New Years might change.
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15-16 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AS, England
+44 1865 686430
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our two-hour tour given by Edward who seemed extremely knowledgeable yet with a pleasant and unassuming manner. He conveyed great affection for the colleges and buildings we glimpsed, and I found myself more interested than I'd expected to be.

Thank Chicowendy
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a wealth of carefully presented information. The staff could handle specific questions about local attractions.

Thank georginamartin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Following a simple request over the telephone regarding car access to city centre , a lady called Tina called me back on my mobile to correct information she had given me . That’s going the extra mile l reckon

Thank bruce k
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Oxford city centre Oct 2017. Used the park and ride system and glad I did, the traffic was horrendous with a fair amount of road works. Since we have an interest in history, we had a look around the back streets and universities. The...More

Thank camper11-11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Information Centre and the staff were very helpful. We were hoping to do some touring on our own but the staff brought to our attention of the bus route and the frequency. They recommended a couple of tours for us to...More

Thank mm2006Ontario
ExperienceOx, Manager at Oxford Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed Oxford and the tours. Come again soon!

Reviewed 13 September 2017

They are really trying to do their best in this place. Even when asking for information almost impossible to find, they tried their best.

Thank Thomas H
ExperienceOx, Manager at Oxford Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, Thomas.

Reviewed 10 September 2017

The staff was very helpful and we enjoyed purchasing a couple of collections of various british coins. The items for sale in this shop definitely aimed at tourists but well made and priced fairly.

Thank shenier
Reviewed 25 August 2017

This is a smaller than expected information centre but is well stocked and has informative and informed staff. There are a wide range of leaflets about Oxford and the surrounding areas attractions as well as accomodation information and bus timetables. The shop stocks a wide...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We visited the information centre on a few occasions while we were in Oxford and each time the staff was welcoming and informative. If you are in Oxford - stop in for directions and great ideas on what to see!

Thank thekays56
ExperienceOx, Manager at Oxford Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you! We look forward to seeing you in Oxford again.

Reviewed 13 August 2017

The staff are very friendly and helpful and they speak a number of languages. It is possible to book a number of tours from this office.

Thank Adventurers049
ExperienceOx, Manager at Oxford Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Many thanks for your review. I'm glad we could help!

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13 August 2016|
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Response from ExperienceOx | Property representative |
Hello, there isn't left luggage service at the train station, but there is at the Visitor Information Centre on Broad Street, about 10 minutes' walk away. It is available 7 days a week, in the centre's opening hours.
7 February 2015|
Response from ExperienceOx | Property representative |
Hello Mary, I'm sorry I have only just seen your question. Many of the historic buildings in Oxford such as Oxford colleges have step or uneven surfaces which can be more difficult to access, but many attractions in Oxford... More