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Magdalen College

High Street, Oxford OX1 4AU, England
+44 1865 276000
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High Street, Oxford OX1 4AU, England
+44 1865 276000
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Approaching Oxford from the North I would suggest using Park and Ride at Peartree. £2.00 to park and additional £4.80 return for a couple to City centre. Hop off at Magdalen street walk down Cornmarket street and hang a left onto High Street and 500...More

Thank Stiabhna
Reviewed 11 September 2017

What a place! We were lucky enough to get in for free on an open day but it's just fantastic - rather like a beautiful tardis hidden behind stone walls. It's absolutely huge, including a massive and beautiful deer park, the famous tower and loads...More

Thank BrushM
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

C.S. Lewis was a tutor here for 29 years. It is, arguably, the most beautiful college in the Oxford University system. Those who cherish Lewis writings will enjoy seeing where he lived, where he strolled with JRR Tolkien, where he dined, and where he worshipped...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Oxford is extremely expensive but there is a way to make it more affordabl - stay in the universities. Magdaleni is steeped in history with superb buildings and grounds. I stayed in the new building with a good sized ensuite room. Nreakfast was served in...More

Thank CGW_Photos
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This was a highlight of our first day in Oxford. The gardens are breathtaking and the buildings classic in design. The reproduction of the last supper mural in the chapel is excellent and the small entrance fee is money well spent.

Thank ozrick33Sydney
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Beautiful, college, can walk in cloisters, see gargoyles. Walk through to area were deer are all year round. Has a stunning chapel. Easy walk from Marston area through university parks.

Thank cathyscallon1
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Marvellous gardens combined with impressive architecture. Highly recommendable, especially since every local approved of this containing the most beautiful college garden in Oxford :)

Thank PaulB1105
Reviewed 5 September 2017

£6 gets you in and you can walk around the grounds or just sit out on the terrace having a quiet drink watching those trying to punt.

Thank Mike_from_Staffs
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Magdalene college is a small and charming college. They have a dear park which is really cool to see. Walking through the grounds makes you feel like you are part of Harry Potter. For fans of CS Lewis this is a must see cause he...More

Thank Monja B
Reviewed 31 August 2017

I was lucky recently to walk through the grounds and buildings of this college - it is a beautiful place. I was very impressed.

Thank Myddle
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