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Bridge of Sighs

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Address: New College Ln., Oxford OX1 3BL, England
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The main buildings at Hertford College are linked together by a corridor...

The main buildings at Hertford College are linked together by a corridor called the "Bridge of Sighs," built in 1913-14 and named after the Ponte dei Sospiri in Venice.

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This must be one of the most photographed sites in Oxford. It is very pretty and if you are walking around the town you will undoubtedly pass by this building. I dont think it... read more

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Hinckley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This beautiful bridge is one of those 'must sees' whilst in Oxford and after seeing so many photographs of it, I was quite impressed by the real thing.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

nice photo opportunity to rival the one in cambridge! beware of passing traffic/cyclists as you pose for your photo!

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Emsworth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This must be one of the most photographed sites in Oxford. It is very pretty and if you are walking around the town you will undoubtedly pass by this building. I dont think it is open to the public it is still worth a look.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We live in Oxford so always take our guests for a walking tour through Oxford. This is definitely one of the attractions to show them. The photo was taken in summer. ;-)

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice architecture. Checked information sign under no details about it. Had seen it on trip advisor and found it hands enough.

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Chatham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are visiting Oxford there are a few buildings and landmarks that you must visit. This is one of them, easy to get too, close to Radcliffe Camera and a pleasant sight, only small but well worth a visit.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Bridge is way to find and is quite beautiful. But there isn't much more to see. It a great, must photograph.

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Perugia, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You'd better not have many expectations when you visit this site...it is very touristy nothing more. I think that when you leave Oxford you will forget of this bridge very soon..

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If it's not too busy then this is a great place for selfies with the bridge in the background. The bridge looks beautiful!

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Crowborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the iconic views in Oxford. We visited on May Morning (May 1st) after listening to the choristers on Magdelen Tower. The Morris dancers were very cheerful considering it was early morning still!

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