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Address: Turl Street, Oxford OX1 3DR, England
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Worth a short visit

This is one of the smaller collages and very central. It is easy to drop in and reflect on the quiet and intimate surroundings. As with all colleges the grounds are well kept... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2017
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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438 reviews
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Reviewed March 19, 2017

This is one of the smaller collages and very central. It is easy to drop in and reflect on the quiet and intimate surroundings. As with all colleges the grounds are well kept with vibrant Virginia Creepers and lush green grass. The college and chapel have Rev John Wesley connections as he studied here. The dining hall is obviously small... More 

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Radstock, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed September 16, 2016

Beautiful old quads house student accommodation. The converted church at the end of Turl Street is the college library. Delightful!

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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185 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Entry is free to Lincoln College, but there is not much to see. It is of interest if you are a fan of Rev John Wesley.

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Thank Iverette
Oxford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 1, 2016

Lincoln College, Oxford FREE open between 2pm and 4.30 pm, small groups only. The image is the college's library which is in the church https://youtu.be/FbIbJe_itUM The college library stays open until 2am, however this is for students only. The college has three quads, beautiful gardens and the buildings are two stories high, covered in vergina creeper. Lots of history at... More 

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Front Royal, Virginia
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181 reviews
75 attraction reviews
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Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Let the people know you want to see the room of John Wesley, and someone will race to unlock the outer door to the room so you can look through the upper glass. For my pastor wife, this took her breath away. For others, visit to see the quad of this small college and the spectacular wall covering on the... More 

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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171 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed May 15, 2016

Visited Lincoln College in Oxford as this is my sons preferred college in which to study. Its one of the smallest colleges in the city but also one of the most beautiful, quaint quads and wonderful architecture, just a great place to live and study

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Thank Paul K
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed May 10, 2016

On gorgeous Turl Street very close to the covered market, Lincoln College is a hidden gem in the heart of Oxford. The chapel is very pretty, the quads have fantastically well-groomed lawns, and Lincoln has one of the best college bars at Oxford (Deep Hall)! Check out the iconic Lincoln library on the corner of Turl and High Street (not... More 

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Thank Zach B
Oxford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 7, 2016

Always loved the front quad - the extraordinary atmosphere. Lincoln is a fairly obscure college - but has some oddly typical old boys. For example, Frobisher Montescue - the last Englishman to be completely eaten by a wolf. Or John Le Carre, the master spy novelist. One of its more bizarre traditions is the St Frideswide's day hop - when... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed April 3, 2016

The porter was friendly to us. The college itself is not so large. There are two quads open to public and these are quite nice. It is impressive that in such a busy city a place like this can be so quiet. The entrance was free of charge, which makes it always worth the visit. The hall and chapel is... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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Reviewed February 20, 2016

This is an attractive college with great charm. The library is housed in an old church and is wonderful and the chapel is small but lovely.

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