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“A meal to compliment the College”
Review of Worcester College

Worcester College
Ranked #29 of 181 things to do in Oxford
Certificate of Excellence
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Level 6 Contributor
195 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
“A meal to compliment the College”
Reviewed 11 June 2014

Excellent food, stunning surroundings, great company. Life cannot have enough experiences this good.
A walk in the gardens, the Sainsbury buildings, a view of the spiral stairs to the Murdoch library all contributed to an unforgettable evening.

Visited October 2013
Thank Patrick L
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Bicester, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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“Beautiful grounds”
Reviewed 27 April 2014

It's a really nice college. The grounds are beautiful. It's really a romantic place, quite special because of its "lake". Definitely worth visiting !!

Visited December 2013
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Droitwich, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
417 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
“A Wonderful Step Back in Time”
Reviewed 23 November 2013

Classic "old English" academic institution. A living museum. A surprisingly interesting place to walk around.

Visited May 2013
Thank Edward B
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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
Level 5 Contributor
63 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
“My tour of Worcester College”
Reviewed 17 October 2013

While visiting Oxford, UK in August, I was fortunate to be taken on a tour through Worcester College.

My tour started with a walk through the gardener’s area where they usually have plants blooming in the glass house but at present the gardeners are on holidays, so the glasshouses were bare. We walked through the majestic orchards where there were various types of apple trees, pear trees and fig trees. We walked on with my guide pointing our various interesting medieval buildings etc. Let me say that Worcester College is beautiful; the buildings are beautifully preserved, the gardens are stunning with beautiful trees, flower beds, small bridges crossing parts of the lake and a flowing brook which cascades over a ledge. The grounds resemble a huge park, centred around a large lake which is full of fish. Between buildings there is a huge quadrangle/courtyard where the lawn is perfect - green lush and perfectly mowed, leaving diamond patterns on the lawn. I took so many photos as every area was a picture in itself. Our final stop was Worcester College Chapel. Oh! inside those doors, I was speechless as it is so absolutely stunningly beautiful. The walls and ceilings are covered in magnificent fresco type paintings. It is only a small chapel but just beautiful. I loved my tour of Worcester College.

Visited August 2013
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13 attraction reviews
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“Beautiful grounds”
Reviewed 11 October 2013

I went on a rainy day but the college grouds are so beautiful, it did not matter. The college is quite large and deceiving from the outside. The grounds are well manicured and on the day of my visit quite beautiful with lots of flowers in bloom.

Visited October 2013
Thank Luisa C
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