A top-class education at the University of Oxford
The University of Oxford is located in the centre of the city and is quite simply one of the most prestigious education institutions in the world. The organisation consists of the central university and also 38 self-governing colleges, with famous alumni including celebrated physicist Stephen Hawking, playwright and writer Oscar Wilde and authors such as CS Lewis and Lewis Carroll.
Immerse yourself in the city's culture
With its strong links to education, it is perhaps unsurprising that Oxford is home to a host of museums of all kinds. The university's own Natural History Museum is one not to miss, featuring fascinating information and collections on zoology and a host of other subjects. The Ashmolean Museum is an ideal option for art lovers to look at both ancient and contemporary works, while families will love The Story Museum and its exhibitions all about telling tales.
The wonder of Blenheim Palace
There is plenty to see and do just outside of Oxford too, with Blenheim Palace being a particularly stunning option for a day out in the wider region. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the beautiful palace is thought to have been built in the early 1700s and is the primary residence of the Dukes of Marlborough. It is also famous for being the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. Looking for a cheap hotel Near the University of Oxford? Travelodge Oxford Abingdon Road Hotel is only two miles away, while Travelodge Oxford Peartree Hotel also offers fantastic low-cost accommodation.