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Opening Times and Prices

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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 23rd March 2015 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

 

 

Update on Hall Closure

Please note that the Hall will be closed until late June so that conservation work may continue on the roof. 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.

 

 

 

 

 

FEATURED TOURS AND EVENTS

Spring 2015 Events list - new events added

17 March 2015 - Ghost Tour with Bill Spectre

22-25 March 2015 - Christ Church Past and Present - includes a unique opportunity to see the Hall ceiling conservation works

22 & 23 March 2015 - Dinner in the McKenna Room

22 - 29 March - Meadow Walks

26 March 2015 - An English Country House Afternoon Tea Party

30 March 2015 - Buried Christ Church: An Archaeological Tour

31 March & 21 May 2015 - Alice in Wonderland Afternoon Tea Party

 

Hall and Cathedral Opening Hours


Week commencing Monday 23rd March 2015

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 23rd March 2015
Hall - Closed
Cathedral - 10am - 4.15pm

Last Entry 4.15pm

Tuesday 24th March 2015
Hall - Closed
Cathedral - 10am - 4.15pm

Wednesday 25th March 2015
Hall - Closed
Cathedral - 10am - 4.15pm

Thursday 26th March 2015
Hall - Closed
Cathedral - 10am -11am & 1pm - 4.15pm

Friday 27th March 2015

Hall - Closed

Cathedral - 10am - 1pm & 3pm - 3.45pm

Saturday 28th March 2015

Hall -  Closed

Cathedral - 10am - 3.45pm

Last entry 4.15pm

Sunday 29th March 2015
Hall - Closed
Cathedral - 2.00pm - 4.15pm

Last entry 4.15pm

 

Admission Charges - 1st September 2014 - 31st March 2015

  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.

 

Admission Charges - 1st April 2015 - 30th June 2015

 
  Standard Rate Cathedral or Hall Closed Cathedral and Hall Closed
Adult     £8.00     £6.50    £4.50
Family Ticket     £16.00    £13.00    £9.00

Child (5-17years)

Student
(with Student Card)

Retirement Pensioner 

   £6.50

   £6.50

   £6.50

   £5.50

   £5.50

   £5.50

   £4.00

   £4.00

   £4.00

 Children under 5 years old are admitted free of charge.

 

Admission Charges - 1st July 2015 - 31st August 2015

 
  Standard Rate Cathedral or Hall Closed Cathedral and Hall Closed
Adult     £9.00     £7.50    £4.50
Family Ticket     £18.00    £15.00    £9.00

Child (5-17years)

Student
(with Student Card)

Retirement Pensioner 

   £8.00

 

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