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The Bodleian Library

  • Oxford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Tourist Attractions

Attraction Information

The Bodleian Libraries Visit the world famous Bodleian Libraries.
The Bodleian Libraries can offer Guided Tours for families with children over 11 years.
Our Family Ticket is just £3.50 and gives 2 adults and up to 3 children access to our world famous Divinity School (where Harry Potter was filmed!)
Children can try the Thomas Bodley's History Trail, where they explore the buildings using a sheet of simple but fun questions.

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Opening hours

Tours, Divinity School, Proscholium Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm Saturday: 9:00am - 4:30pm Sunday: 11:00am - 5:00pm Bodleian Libraries' Shop (Old Schools Quad)* Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 5:30pm Saturday: 10:00am - 5.00pm Sunday: 11:00am


History Trail for children - £1.50 each (Divinity School admission required). A Family ticket is available admitting 2 adults and 3 children (11 years and under) to the Divinity School - £3.50 each. Additional adults and children - £1.00 each. Please n

Travel & Contact Information


Broad Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 3BG, England

Phone number

01865 287400



Click here to visit The Bodleian Library's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

Yes, there are toilets and accessible toilets.

We regret we have no toilets for public use at the Old Bodleian Library. The nearest public conveniences are in the Weston Library on Broad Street.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

The Bodleian Library has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

The Bodleian Library has not told us about their dining options.

The Bodleian Cafe is located in the Weston Library (on Broad Street). The Bodleian Cafe is open: Monday - Friday: 8.30am-5pm Saturday: 9am-5pm Sunday: 11am-5pm

No, The Bodleian Library is not wheelchair friendly.

No, The Bodleian Library have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

The Bodleian Library has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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