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Magdalen College

High Street, Oxford OX1 4AU, England
+44 1865 276000
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

Walked around the meadows and gardens of Magdalen College on a calm sunny day in May after punting on the river. Very enjoyable wander around these beautiful surroundings. Sunbathed by the pond and was joined by a squirrel who also stretched out and basked in...More

Thank TankGirl2010
Reviewed 19 May 2016

If you come to Oxford on a short visit and want to get the full college experience in one go; Magdalen is the place to visit. The buildings are wonderfully Gothic - a real "Harry Potter experience" for a certain age group. The gardens are...More

Thank Huw E
Reviewed 19 May 2016

After seeing "Oxford University" we wanted to see Magdalen College, we had heard that it was very beautiful with a beautiful High Tower, considered to be Oxford's landmark. There is also a beautiful Chapel to see. Highly recommend seeing all of Magdalene College, Chapel, grounds...More

Thank Magda F
Reviewed 5 May 2016

This was the highlight of our trip to Oxford. History meets natural beauty and it really just has to be seen to be believed!

Thank Girljack1
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Situated by the river, Magdalen has many typical characteristics of a university college. The deer park is a must, especially during the rut. The walk beside the meadows when the fritillaries are in bloom (April/May) is stunning. The quadrangles are full of quirky statues (which...More

Thank Helen K
Reviewed 28 April 2016

I keept to taken a glance of the whole building during half an hour. Its amazing how care ir all the sorrounding area. Honestly is more impressive the outside than inside and a bit expensive as well to visit.

Thank nievesmg
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

You won't be disappointed walking all the way to the almost end of the tourist map to check this one out. It looks great and is as well maintained as the other Oxford buildings.

Thank Juhi K
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is the most beautiful of the colleges. The chapel is a must for the Christmas Carol service, it is very atmospheric and the choir is of the highest quality Walk around the deer park and along by the river. The old kitchen bar is...More

Thank Airyfairy7654
Reviewed 26 April 2016

5 pounds each to walk a few quads, cloisters, see the foyer of the chapel, and the dining room from the stairwell. Left us a bit underwhelmed. We had visited some of the other colleges on previous visits to Oxford (as part of a walking...More

Thank 578glen
Reviewed 25 April 2016

It is the largest college in Oxford and after the Christ Church probably the second most popular in Oxford. The entry fee is £5 per adult, we were four adults and asked for a family ticket :) To my surprise we got away with buying...More

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