What to do in Oxford in 1 day

Things to see and do in oxford

Welcome to Oxford, a city of timeless charm and endless adventure! Discover its blend of historic marvels and modern delights, from ancient colleges to serene river paths, Museums to book shops. harry potter to lord of the rings – getting we on the river to getting drunk in one of the famous pubs chronicles of Narnia to Alice in wonderland Oxford has it all  in one exciting journey and best of all most things are within walking distance. It is highly recommended to save time and make the most out of your stay in oxford to book a guided walking tour of the city. 

2 in 1 walking tour of oxford

Promotional poster for Oxford University Walking Tour, showcasing famous university landmarks, a group of tourists, and a clear day

Oxford's #1 Ghost Tour

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Duke Humfrey's Library at the Old Bodleian Library

One of Europe's oldest libraries and also a filming location of Harry potter really old books – it's like stepping back in time!

Grave of Cs Lewis

C.S. Lewis's Grave

The cherished author of fantasy, whose tales whisk us away to Narnia, rests eternally beside a church, home to a captivating stained glass window teeming with beloved Narnian characters

Eagle and child pub Oxford Closed

The Eagle & Child Pub

The Eagle and child pub in Oxford is now closed. Earlier this month the institute, established eight years ago in Los Angeles by billionaire Larry Ellison, announced plans for a new laboratory campus at Oxford Science Park

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Pitt Rivers Museum

The Pitt Rivers Museum: An eclectic trove of global artifacts, from a bat-wing voice disguise to Hawaiian feather cloaks, offering a fascinating journey through humanity's oddities & Harry potter inspiration all at this museum

Outside ashmolean museum Oxford Free entry

Oxford's Ashmolean Museum

The Ashmolean in Oxford is a treasure box of art and history, where every corner turns to a new story – it’s a must-see for curious minds

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All Souls College

All Souls College is Oxford's hidden gem, with stunning architecture that takes you on walk through history's elegance a college that has no students and the worl'd hardest exam

Grave of j.r.r Tolkien

Grave J.R.R Tolkien

J.R.R. Tolkien's grave in Oxford offers a poignant tribute space for visitors, nestled in nature's calm, celebrating the legacy of the literary giant who crafted the epic 'The Lord of the Rings' saga.

Oxford science museum

Science Museum Broad St Oxford

Oxford's Science Museum is a great place to visit. interactive exhibits bring science to life, sparking curiosity and wonder in visitors of all ages

Church of Alice wonderland door

St Fridewides Church

The main church is a flexible space which can be hired for concerts, baptisms, weddings, talks and community events

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Oxford's Headington Shark

Whether you’re an aspiring student, a curious historian, or you are very passionate about art

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Blackwell's Book Store

An iconic literary haven established in 1879, stands as a cornerstone of academic and cultural life in this historic university city

St Margrets Well Bisney not on a walking tour

St Margret's Well

Saint Margaret's Well in Oxford, a hidden medieval gem . tales of "Alice in Wonderland," offers a unique, tranquil escape into Oxford's storied past.

St Marrys Church Iffley Just outside the city of oxford

Saint Marry's Church Iffley

St Mary the Virgin Church, Iffley, stands as a magnificent architectural treasure among famous churches in Oxford city

Another time statue in oxford on a walking tour Brad street

Another Time Statue

"Another Time II" has undeniably etched its mark on Oxford's cultural scene, becoming one of the notable Oxford sights. see this and more on a walking tour

Oxford Natural history Museum free things to do in 1 day

Oxford Natural history museum

Great place to visit in oxford and the best part. its free to visit. all within walking distance from the center of oxford.

Botanic Gardens Oxford

Botanic Gardens of Oxfordshire

A five minute walk from the city center you can visit the botanic gardens of oxford. recommend in summer months only

Oxford walking tours Finding us

We are at 13 Broad Street oxford


You cant miss us we are right buy the red postal box you will see our sign and the guide will be holding a clip board with Oxford Magic Walking Tours written on it..