Discover our insider’s guides to Oxford – a series of guides for individuals and families alike put together by locals for an insider’s perspective. Packed full of fun things to see and do in Oxford, we hope these guides will encourage and enable you to explore and experience our rich and vibrant city – whether you’re local, new in town, or just passing through.
From Exeter College to the Botanic Garden, explore our insider’s guide to an Oxford walking tour that focuses on British author Philip Pullman known for his bestselling series of books called His Dark Materials.
C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien are two of the most celebrated authors of the 20th century. Oxford was their home for many years and is still a place where their legacies are celebrated.
Oxford is a city steeped in history and culture, but it also boasts several contemporary art venues that showcase exciting and innovative work by emerging and established artists.
A Harry Potter walking tour in Oxford takes you to the real-life locations that inspired and were used in the filming of the Harry Potter movies.
A walking tour of Oxford University and the surrounding city is a popular way to explore the area and learn about its history and culture.
There are several walking tour operators in Oxford offering guided walking tours, hybrid bus and walking tour, and self-guided walking tours.
Walking tours of Oxford are an excellent way to explore the city’s rich history, culture, and architecture, and here’s your insider’s guide.
Oxford is a small city. The city centre is small enough to cover on foot, and getting to other parts of the city is relatively easy via bike, bus, taxi, or car.
Whether it’s an intimate affair with a partner, after-work drinks with co-workers, or a big night out with friends, here are the best cocktail bars in Oxford.