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War Memorial Garden

St. Aldates, Oxford OX1 1DP, England
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Commemorative garden of painterly artistry

This elegant garden commemorated the Christ Church College dead of World War One and perhaps now... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
mrsagf
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washington dc
Lest we forget

Located on St. Aldates is this very peaceful war memorial dedicated to all that gave so much in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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This peaceful garden was created in 1925 in tribute to all residents of Oxford and the University who lost their lives during World War I.
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3 days ago
“Commemorative garden of painterly artistry”
2 weeks ago
“Lest we forget ”
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St. Aldates, Oxford OX1 1DP, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This elegant garden commemorated the Christ Church College dead of World War One and perhaps now more broadly memorializes the University's war dead. The designers and gardeners show close attention to suitable plantings and painterly sweep of color. The garden can be seen juxtaposed against...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located on St. Aldates is this very peaceful war memorial dedicated to all that gave so much in the World War from the university of Oxford. Backs on to Christ Church College.

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

We had been partaking in a guided tour of central Oxford and some of the university locations. After arriving at the Christ Church Meadow, we were released for some free time to explore Oxford by ourselves. Before we left the vicinity of the Christ Church...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

This small garden is at one end of the walk through Christ Church Meadow. There are actually a couple of gardens separated by a small stream. The gardens are immaculately kept but not open to walk in. Not a great place to remember the dead...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2017

These small but very pretty gardens, honoring the dead from WWI, are located near the entrance to Christ Church and Christ Church Meadows

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Reviewed 25 October 2015

It is beautifully designed and maintained garden. We saw and said "wow".It is really eye opening fresh view. Worth seeing it.

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Reviewed 7 October 2014

We stopped at Christ Church War Memorial Garden briefly while on the way to Christ Church Meadow. Though not very old by Oxford standards (built 1926), this small, neatly maintained garden honoring the dead from World War I is tranquil and pretty. I wish the...More

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