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Best Tourist Attractions In Oxford

We've rounded up the best tourist attractions in Oxford in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 110 Oxford tourist attractions to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the tourist attractions we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Oxford Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Oxford
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Are you ready for your next mission? Transform a regular day in Oxford into a real-life adventure with a Spy Mission Treasure Trail! Your kids will s...

Escape Hunt Oxford

  • Oxford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Ever been to a kid-friendly escape room? Head out to Escape Hunt Oxford and take on one of 5 exciting experiences, suitable for kids of all ages. Eve...

Huntfun Oxford

  • Oxford
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Bring a little bit of adventure into your everyday life! Take a treasure map and turn your family walk into an Indiana Jones-like quest on the huntfu...

Oxford River Cruises

  • Oxford
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

A trip aboard an Edwardian River Launch in Oxford offers a taste of a slower life, along the same stretch of river which inspired Lewis Carroll! You...

City Sightseeing Oxford Hop on Hop off Tour

  • Oxford
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Hundreds of legends have called the streets of Oxford home, from Stephen Hawking to Dr Seuss! Follow in their footsteps on a City Sightseeing Oxford...

Christ Church Meadow Codebreaking Walk

  • Oxford
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Fancy a family day out in Oxford? An atmospheric walk along the cobbled streets of the city and into the beautiful Christ Church Meadows along the ri...

The Bodleian Library

  • Oxford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Bodleian Libraries Visit the world famous Bodleian Libraries. The Bodleian Libraries can offer Guided Tours for families with children over 11 ye...

The Abingdon Treasure Trail

  • Abingdon
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

You'll be amazed at what you and the kids will discover on the Abingdon self-guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. A fascinating and fun way to...



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Blenheim Palace

  • Woodstock
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Dating back 300 years and packed full of games and play, Blenheim Palace is a World Heritage gem nestled in the rolling hills of Oxfordshire. Step do...

Witney Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Witney
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If your kids have ever dreamt of being a spy, then this is the day out for them. On the Witney Spy Mission Treasure Trail, they can make like Bond, c...

Wallingford Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Wallingford
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

A mystery is afoot and it’s going to take some serious super sleuths to get to the bottom of things. Are you up to it? The Wallingford Mystery Treasu...

Thame Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Thame
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

You and your team of detectives need to hook out your thinking caps and work out whodunnit on the Thame Mystery Treasure Trail. So what are you waiti...

Chipping Norton Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Chipping Norton
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Love a good mystery? Put on your detective hats and explore the Chipping Norton Mystery Treasure Trail - solve all sneaky clues hidden around the tow...

The Reading Mystery Treasure

  • Reading
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Follow the directions on the Reading self guided murder mystery themed Treasure Trail. Hunt for the answers to our sneaky clues and work together as...

Escape Hunt Reading

  • Reading
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Put your puzzle-solving skills to the test and feel the thrill of escape with a family-friendly escape room experience at Escape Hunt Reading. Even t...

Buckingham Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Buckingham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

On the Buckingham Spy Mission Treasure Trail there are eyes everywhere and footsteps behind every corner! See if YOU can get to the truth before they...

Curious About Henley On Thames

  • Henley-on-Thames
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Henley-On-Thames gives an exciting glimpse into what makes this famous Thames town what it is. Henley-on-Thames is a 12th century South...

The Henley-on-Thames Mystery Trail

  • Henley-on-Thames
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Henley-on-Thames might be a historic town, but this is a high-tech adventure that demands super spies! Think you can crack The Henley-on-Thames Myste...

The Wendover Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Wendover
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Wendover self guided themed Treasure Trail,is just one of many Treasure Trails which we've written in Buckinghamshire and is a great way to explo...

Brackley Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Brackley
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If your inner pirate loves loot (and whose doesn’t?) then let it loose on the Brackley Treasure Hunt Trail! It’s the code cracking, clue busting way...

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