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Opening Times and Prices

Meadow Building Photo:RW

Christ Church is both Oxford University's largest College and the Cathedral Church for the Anglican Diocese of Oxford.

Visitors are welcomed throughout the year to enjoy Christ Church's beauty and fascinating history.

However, please note that Christ Church is a working academic and religious institution and some areas, including the Hall and the Cathedral, may close, occasionally without notice. The Hall IS OFTEN CLOSED BETWEEN 11:40 AM AND 2:30PM. The Cathedral closes for choir practice every day at 4:45 p.m. From 1 May, last admission is at 4.15p.m.

The Hall and the Cathedral opening hours for the week Monday 13th October 2014 are detailed BELOW. This information is updated each Monday for the forthcoming week and may be amended from time to time. For advance information or assistance with queries about opening hours please telephone 01865-276492 / 01865 286573 or e-mail: tourism@chch.ox.ac.uk.

The Custodian at the gate will also be pleased to advise you about the best time to enjoy your visit to Christ Church.

The visitor entrance is through the large gate in Christ Church's Meadow Building. For more information about how to find us, choose Find Us from the menu on the left.

To find out about Christ Church's history, choose History in the main menu.

Oxford University and Alumni card holders from other Colleges may bring in 1 guest free of charge. This will be reviewed during the year and may be subject to change

Hall Closure - 3 November to Mid-March

Please note that the Hall will be closed from 3 November to mid-March so that a detailed structural survey and reinforcement works may take place on the ceiling. The college and cathedral will remain open during this time and the entry charge will be adjusted accordingly. Please see below for the Cathedral's opening hours.

 

Hall and Cathedral Opening Hours
Week commencing Monday 27th October 2014

These times are subject to change at short notice. 

The Hall and the Cathedral are not guaranteed to be open at the time of your visit.

Last admission: 4.15pm

Monday 27th October 2014
Hall - 10.30am - 11.30am and 2.30pm - 4.15pm
Cathedral - 10am - 4.15pm

Last Entry 4.15pm

Tuesday 28th October 2014
Hall - 10.30am - 11.40am and 2.30pm - 4.15pm
Cathedral - 10am - 4.15pm

Last entry 4.15pm

Wednesday 29th October 2014
Hall - 10.30am - 11.40am and 2.30pm - 4.15pm
Cathedral - 10am - 4.15pm

Last entry 4.15pm

Thursday 30th October 2014
Hall - 10.30am - 11.40am and 2.30pm - 4.15pm - Viewing from the door only
Cathedral - 10.00am - 2.30pm Cathedral will be closed all afternoon

Last entry 4.15pm

Friday 31st October 2014

Hall - 10.30am - 11.40am and 2.30pm - 4.15pm

Cathedral - 10am - 4.15pm

Last entry 4.15pm

Saturday 1st November 2014

Hall -  2.30pm - 4.15pm

Cathedral - 1.30pm - 4.15pm

CHRIST CHURCH WILL OPEN AT 1.30pm

Sunday 2nd November 2014
Hall - 2.30pm - 4.15pm
Cathedral - 2.00pm - 4.15pm

Last entry 4.15pm

Admission Charges - 1st September - 31st December 2014

  Standard Rate Cathedral or Hall Closed Cathedral and Hall Closed
Adult     £7.00     £5.50    £3.50
Family Ticket     £14.00    £11.00    £7.00

Child (5-17years)

Student
(with Student Card)

Retirement Pensioner 

   £5.50

   £5.50

   £5.50

   £4.50

   £4.50

   £4.50

   £3.50

   £3.50

   £3.50

 Children under 5 years old are admitted free of charge.

The admission charge includes an illustrated guide to College and Cathedral with details of other events taking place at Christ Church, many of which are open to visitors.

Oxford University and Alumni card holders from other Colleges may bring in 1 guest free of charge. This will be reviewed during the year and may be subject to change.

For additional information email: tourism@chch.ox.ac.uk

 

 

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