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Address: High Street, Oxford OX1 4AU, England
Phone Number: 44-1865-276000
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1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Best place in Oxford to watch the seasons change

Magdalen College is a real treasure, and worth a visit as much as the more famous Christ Church. From its gorgeous cloisters and beautiful chapel to its expansive and tranquil... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Emily L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Magdalen College is a real treasure, and worth a visit as much as the more famous Christ Church. From its gorgeous cloisters and beautiful chapel to its expansive and tranquil gardens, which include a DEER PARK, Magdalen is perfect for taking a romantic/relaxing/meditative walk with a good camera! My favorite part of this college is the way the Fellow's Garden... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was a lovely surprise, exquisite gardens, interesting architecture, a lovely experience to explore. More interesting than Christchurch college.

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Kolding, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My favorite college to visit. Absolutely the place to go if you want to avoid the crowds. The buildings are astonishing and the path around the little meadow-ish thing is really pretty. There is a very calm atmosphere and there weren't many people around either of the times I've been there. The admission fee is definitely worth it.

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Thank Ellen L
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This college is not as touristy or grand as Christ Church, but worth a visit. It has a deer park, and you can spot them roaming around and it is also connected to the Water Meadow, which if you have time, is great for walking around. But make sure you have good shoes on as it can get quite muddy... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Is place is great on a dry day. Loaded with beautiful architecture, gardens and interesting history. Also great if you are a Morse/Lewis fan.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quiet and away from the hustle and bustle of Oxford, tucked away from the big tourist crowds. If you want to be a tourist visit Christ Church college. If you want to get a sense of real old Oxford step into Magdalen. Make sure to take a stroll through the deer park and on a sunny day eat outside by... More 

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A magnificent college with amazing atmosphere. I was lucky to experience live organ playing in the chapel. The Riverside Bar provided a super baguette lunch enjoyed while sitting in the sun watching antics in the boats below! Great fun

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Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place. Quiet and peaceful. Lovely snack lunch. Enjoyed walking around college, seeing beautiful Chapel and seeing the deer park. Enjoyed watching punters on river.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A wedding was just being completed in the chapel; those of use visiting then had the opportunity to visit the chapel while the whole wedding party moved across the green. This is what I have always thought of Oxford University to be; substantial historical buildings, courtyards, and tremendous green spaces - in this case, an amazing Deer Park that is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my favourite of all the Oxford Colleges. No matter what the time of year, there's lots to see, loads to photograph, lots of gentle, picturesque walks. The history of the College will astonish and intrigue you, the architecture will delight and at times, amuse you. It's well worth a visit and a walk up the High.

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