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Mini Plant Oxford

Eastern Bypass Road | Cowley, Oxford OX4 6NL, England
+44 1865 825750
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Good activity for a rainy day

The tour was part of an business trip. I was excited about the area and the history and the factory... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
via mobile

Whether you are a Mini fan or not, this is an amazing factory to visit. It appeals to both... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brisbane, Australia
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Plant Oxford is the birthplace and heart of MINI production. Manufactured to individual customer specifications, hundreds of MINIs leave the plant’s assembly lines each day, off to meet new owners in more than 110 countries around the world. Gain insight into the automotive production during a guided plant tour. Experience the production of MINIs, from the welding of steel parts into car bodies to the individual interior equipment in the assembly.
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Eastern Bypass Road | Cowley, Oxford OX4 6NL, England
+44 1865 825750

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The tour was part of an business trip. I was excited about the area and the history and the factory itself. The tour is good. We had an german speaking guide and you get equipped with safety stuff and earphones. The guide speaks through a...More

Thank BenNurVei
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether you are a Mini fan or not, this is an amazing factory to visit. It appeals to both sexes. The tour lasts for over 2 hours... but it could easily be longer!

Thank Adventurers049
Reviewed 1 week ago

My parents had a wonderful time with the MINI Plant Tour in Oxford, which was guided by Leonel. Leonel was fun and informative with his explanation regarding the making of a MINI. We can see his passion towards MINI and his job in educating his...More

Thank Shiau Lee K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We done a tour here as a family day, brilliant day, got to see the mini shop, many different mini throughout history. Got to see the making process of them.

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

husband and I have just done the tour , excellent tour guide very informative and just loved the robots children and adults alike will love them.

Thank linda p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went a a group of 4, Leonel the tour guide was brilliant, excellent, great knowledge, brilliant manner and very helpful. The tour itself is excellent. It starts in the body shop where you watch stamped steel being turned into body shells by hundreds of robots....More

Thank N304fa
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I had no idea what to expect - as we arrived and parked it was patently almost clocking on time for the new shift, there was loads of workers arriving alongside us in their mini uniforms - should've been a clue as to what to...More

1  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Took several students the guided tour of the MINI plant in Oxford today. We had an absolutely excellent guide, Leonal Rojas. An excellent example of JIT manufacturing.

1  Thank Pat M
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

4th year been to visit this brilliant factory. Each and every time it is different. The robots and man working as one still amazes me. Museum has been made over. Not as good as before in my opinion but still good. Love this place and...More

Thank Allan G
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Went on a school trip. It's an excellent place to visit and our guide Terry was very knowledgeable (he'd worked here 52 years!!) The trip around the production plant follows the construction of the vehicle from body shop to finished car. You are immersed in...More

1  Thank Valueseeker13
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David S
28 June 2017|
Response from dballoch | Property representative |
Hi David, There is no specific dress code for the tour, in terms of shoes as long as they are comfortable and closed (No sandals or flip flops) then there will be no problem! I hope you enjoy your tour! Cheers, Duncan
Marta J
2 May 2017|
Response from DiA488 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. My son was 13 and it states very clearly that children should be 14+. However no one asked about his age or requested id Maybe worth a call to check. My son absolutely loved it!