Living in Oxford

Oxford has many unique independent traders in the historic Covered Market, on Little Clarendon Street, on Turl Street and other places. This is an endeavour to promote these efficiently through digital mediums and by exposing them to our tour visitors. Locals / new arrivals will find our interactive map useful for making informed decisions & supporting them.

Hidden Oxford

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Sights & Attractions

See the Elizabethan Painted Room. Visit the Sheldonian Cupola for 360° view of Oxford, see the letter box at St. Aldates with a hole underneath which took letters straight down to the basement. Tour the birthplace of the BMW Mini car.

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Unique traders & historic pubs

Punt down the river Cherwell to the Victoria Arms Pub, have coffee either in the Bohemian decor of Georgina's cafe in the Covered Market, or at the Grand Cafe, site of the first coffee house in England.

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Taste foods from around the world at Cowley Road festival. Watch independant movies at the Art Deco Ultimate Picture Palace. See open air Shakespeare plays in the summer. Play giant chess on Alice Day.

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Go to Science Oxford Live events or ride the miniature train at Cutteslowe Park in Spring and Summer. Go sailing past Port Meadow.

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University Colleges

Go to Choral recitals in Christ Church Cathedral or play lawn tennis or impromptu frisbee games at University Parks.

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Museums & Galleries

Visit Oxford University Press Museum, dress up and visit Narnia at Story Museum, see the Magna Carta and J.R.R. Tolkein's original illustration at renovated Weston Library.

Explore everything on the interactive map of Oxford.

News from Oxford City

Oxford City Map


Click or tap on the coloured markers on the map above for more details like website, 360° virtual tour, their facebook feed etc. Key to the various marker types is on the map itself. You can also filter the markers.

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