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Mini Plant Oxford

Open Now: 08:30 - 20:00
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Mini Plant Oxford
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“production line”(26 reviews)
“factory tour”(24 reviews)
Plant Oxford is the birthplace and heart of MINI production. Manufactured to individual customer specifications, hundreds of MINIs leave the plant’s assembly lines each day, off to meet new owners in more than 110 countries around the world. Gain...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Eastern Bypass Road | Cowley, Oxford OX4 6NL, England
+44 1865 825750
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All reviews production line factory tour safety glasses final assembly car manufacturing factory floor our tour guide great tour whole process worthwhile visit small exhibition tour takes two hours an excellent guide small group great visit couple of hours
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the Mini plant tour today after having our Mini for three months! Very organised and our guide Andrew was really friendly and answered all questions to the best of his ability We were surprised how busy it was for a damp Tuesday afternoon!...More

Thank smokiecheshire
Reviewed 3 days ago

Having recently purchased a new Mini I was keen to see where it was made. We were in a small group of 7 and John, our guide was excellent. The tour lasts about 2 hours and is just a whirlwind of amazement. It is very...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had our Mini plant tour today with Michael. Nice friendly, knowledgeable fun guy. The robots were fascinating and I could have watched them all day. Everything working together in perfect harmony. My own mini is just 12 months old and to see how it was...More

Thank karlalan
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great tour. The robotic technology is fascinating. To be able to get so close and watch each car body being assembled and welded together by the robots performing what is an industrial ballet is wonderful. Each mini is different and all going to...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our guided tour around the Mini plant and was totally amazed by everything we saw. I could have sat for hours watching the robots do their thing. The range of movement they had blow me away. There were bits of cars being moved...More

Thank Vicki P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on a school trip with 20 a level economists. Tour is well organised, informative and very safety concious. Would be fascinating for adults and children alike. Big shout out for our guide Michael, whose pride in his product shone through clearly

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was fantastic tour n appreciation of the impressive clean and futuristic plant. Each Mini was custom built and made to order. Thanks Stephen Spencer for such great insights.

Thank Raymond W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with my University from Bangkok, Thailand. The UK trip was a treat for us for finishing our MBA degree. We visited the Mini Plant as part of our technical visit. It was an amazing tour seeing to-order Minis being assembled in front...More

1  Thank Samuel L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After 15 years and 7 months of loyal partnership, I had to do something to recognise my wonderful Georgie's achievement so I wrote to MINI UK to tell them about his milestone. I received a lovely response inviting me to take a tour of the...More

Thank Dianne5552016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked the MINI tour for myself & my partner - what a great experience ! Our guide Leonel was very funny & extremely knowledgeable. We listened with ease & it was a real eye opener walking around the factory. We both own a MINI so...More

Thank Alison M
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22 April 2018|
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Response from mattbourne | Reviewed this property |
I think the little gallery/museum changes occasionally. the last photos I saw uploaded did have the Paul Weller Mini though. Might be worth calling them to be sure if you're making a special visit. The Gallery is free to... More
David S
28 June 2017|
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Response from dballoch | Property representative |
Hi David, There is no specific dress code for the tour, in terms of shoes as long as they are comfortable and closed (No sandals or flip flops) then there will be no problem! I hope you enjoy your tour! Cheers, Duncan
Marta J
2 May 2017|
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Response from Jackie_frenchie | Reviewed this property |
Don’t know as I did this with work colleagues so there were no children in the party.