Oxford: Short Walking Tour with the Mad Hatter or Alice

Oxford: Literary Walking Tour with the Mad Hatter Guide

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Key Details
Duration
90 minutes
Mobile Voucher Accepted
Live Guide
English

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What You'll Do
  • Get an insight into life at one of the world's oldest universities
  • See many of Oxford's most famous colleges
  • Learn about colorful characters, such as Lewis Carroll, author of Alice in Wonderland
  • Admire the dreamy spires of Oxford from either tranquil Christ Church Meadows or New College
  • Get discounts at more than 50 shops, cafés and attractions with a free savings card
Overview
Get an insight into university life in Oxford on a 90 minute walking tour introducing different colleges. Learn about the city’s traditions and explore the lives of legendary Oxford writers, including Lewis Carroll, with a Mad Hatter guide.
What to Expect
Enjoy a minute walking tour of Oxford’s colleges with a guide dressed as one of Lewis Carroll’s legendary characters, such as Alice, the Mad Matter, or some of his eccentric friends.

Tours depart 3 times daily, at 11:00, 13:00 and 14:00, and walk the historic streets to explore Oxford college life and traditions, along with nuggets of English history. Hear stories of Oxford’s colorful characters, and the relationship between the town and the gown.

The route includes the tranquil Christ Church Meadows on the borders of the rivers Cherwell and Isis. See longhorn cattle graze, and the dreamy spires of Merton College and Corpus Christi.

Go to the famous Bodleian Library, one of the oldest libraries in Europe. Explore the university ceremony buildings, and 9 famous colleges, including the one where Carroll dreamt up Alice in Wonderland.
What's Included
  • Guide
  • Savings card
What's Not Included
  • Entrance to any colleges not on the tour route when an entrance fee is required and entrance has not been pre arranged
Meeting Point

Meet next to the Oxford Visitor Centre, 15 Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3AS. Look for the Mad Hatter, Alice or other advised guide. (Open in Google Maps)

Know Before You Go
• Please note that you must select the language add-on during booking for languages other than English. There is an additional cost for this
• When only 1 customer books a scheduled tour, the guide may ask if you are willing to consent to postpone the tour for 1-hour only, in order to attract extra customers
• If you are running late for a scheduled tour, please notify the guide as soon as possible
• Please wear sensible clothing and footwear for the weather
• If you book a tour at the last minute, please ensure that you receive confirmation that your booking has been received
• Please note that many tours operate in the vicinity of Broad Street, so please check you have the correct guide and look for the guide with a sign board marked "ILoveOxford Tours" or "Mad Hatter Tours"

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