Trip Planner:   Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  Oxfordshire  /  Oxford  /  Magdalen College

Magdalen College, Oxford

4.7
#4 of 20 in Historic Sites in Oxford
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Educational Site
Magdalen College is located in Oxford. Plan to visit Magdalen College during your Oxford vacation using our convenient Oxford online travel route planner.
Create an itinerary including Magdalen College
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Magdalen College reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
707 reviews
Google
4.7
TripAdvisor
  • Only the grounds were open due to Covid, but it was still well worth the visit to admire the architecture from outside. The path along the river is absolutely beautiful and such a peaceful place to...  more »
  • Blimey.. I just wish I paid more attention at school!.. a fantastic college and a “must visit” place.. the deer park was a joy and just strolling around the grounds was inspirational .. thank you  more »
Google
  • Perhaps my favorite of the colleges to visit mainly because it wasn't as crowded as Christ Church and was a beautiful place to wander around - when buying tickets (6 pounds for students) you get access to the cloister, chapel, and also the grounds which includes a meadow with deer in it as well as a walking path through the forest and garden. Was worth the entry fee
  • Visited bank holiday Monday which turned out to be lovely and sunny, took in the quaint stroll around Addisons walk / river Cherwell (you can find this walk easily on Google) - were looking forward to seeing the deer in the grounds but they were too far away to see too well and you couldn’t get closer as it was fenced off. Nice chapel & cloister area. Found a lot of areas were understandably private & so not accessible. Personally I think it should be free to go in on this basis as it wasn’t a very large place. £7.00 each is a bit steep in my opinion although it is steeped in history having Lewis Carrol listed as one of its famous lecturers.

Plan your trip to Oxford

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.