ENJOY THE PANORAMIC VIEWS OF THE DREAMING SPIRES OF OXFORD. THE SAXON ST. GEORGE’S TOWER IS ONE OF THE OLDEST BUILDINGS IN OXFORD.
GO UNDERGROUND INTO THE CANDLE-LIT CRYPT. WITH TIES TO ARTHURIAN LEGEND AND THE UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD, SOAK UP THE HISTORIC ATMOSPHERE.
DISCOVER THE 18TH-CENTURY PRISON AND DEBTOR’S TOWER. STEP INSIDE REAL JAIL CELLS AND WANDER THE SITE AT YOUR OWN LEISURE AFTER THE TOUR.
ADMIRE THE MOUND, THE 11TH CENTURY REMAINS OF THE MOTTE AND BAILEY CASTLE THAT ONCE PROTECTED OXFORD.
ONE OF OUR MOST INFAMOUS PRISONERS. MARY BLANDYS’ FATHER DIDN’T APPROVE OF HER PARTNER AND REFUSED THE PAIR TO MARRY. SUSPICIOUSLY HER FATHER BECAME VERY ILL…
SHE WAS THE QUEEN OF ENGLAND THAT NEVER WAS. BESIEGED BY HER COUSIN STEPHEN IN OXFORD CASTLE, EMPRESS MATILDA NEEDED A CUNNING ESCAPE…
FROM REPLICA WEAPONRY TO CUTE CUDDLY DRAGONS, WE OFFER A UNIQUE SELECTION OF HISTORICALLY INSPIRED GIFTS.
ENJOY A HOT DRINK AND A DELICIOUS PIECE OF CAKE. SOURCING MOST OF OUR PRODUCE LOCALLY, YOU CAN EAT HAPPILY. OPEN DAILY FROM 10AM TO 5PM.
"Due to COVID, tour group size was limited, and areas for social distancing were well thought out and clearly marked throughout. The view from the top of the tower is amazing."
MACave65 on TripAdvisor, July 2020
"I loved my visit here. It was an unexpected plus of my visit to Oxford. So full of history. I loved every second of it."
Kate B on TripAdvisor, July 2020
"Our tour guide Esther was absolutely brilliant, very knowledgeable and best of all, very funny. She gave us loads of interesting facts and made the tour a proper adventure, from the Tower to the crypt."
Kaydles on TripAdvisor, July 2020
"Fascinating history and an amazing view from the top of the tower. Good to see handrails etc being cleaned after each tour."
Bernice Brown on Google Reviews, March 2020