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Magdalen College

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High Street, Oxford OX1 4AU, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Even on a rainy day it is great to get a sneaky peek at the privileged life of the public school kids - though I think occasionally they let state school kids in the Uni these days? That aside, this is a beautiful building and...More

Thank tauser06202018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first visit to Oxford and we happened across Magdalen College. We were unsure what to expect but the lure of a deer park in the city centre convinced us to part with our £6pp. The collage grounds are beautifully kept and the...More

Thank EllieT2B
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Beautiful buildings, chapel and quad. The college is on the banks of the river and you can sit on the cafe terrace and watch the punts under Magdalen Bridge, or walk in the extensive grounds along the river bank and round the deer park. Well...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2018

On previous visits to Oxford I've only managed to get a glimpse of the college quads through an open door or locked gate. This time it was nice to go inside and explore the cloister, chapel and surrounding grounds of one of them (entrance fee...More

Thank Woody065
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and i thought it was free to view along with the deer park so we were a bit disappointed after waking around Oxford all day doing numerous things to find there was a charge at the door of about £6, I'm sure it...More

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Magdalen College is particularly noted for its large grounds, which are nothing short of pleasurable to stroll through on a fine day. The chapel is well worth a visit, but don't miss out on the deer or the magnificent plane tree!

Thank FoxWynne
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Pay the 6 pounds to enter then got to the cafe and watch the boats. Well worth it and for a great college.

Thank Iamtraveladdicted
Reviewed 5 August 2018

This is my favorite college. The grounds are beautiful and the college filled with history. The student lead tour permitted us to understand this method of learning as well as the life of students.

Thank Patricia T
Reviewed 2 August 2018

We were visiting Oxford University for Open Days and stopped into Magdalen College. Beautiful grounds, architecture and chapel. Worth the detour if you are nearby!

Thank misopiso88
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

What a truly stunning college. The grounds are immaculate with beautiful plants and architecture. Lunch on the balcony overlooking the river is just idyllic.

Thank Jane C
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