Loading Events

Oxford Castle Unlocked

44-46 Oxford Castle, New Road
Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 1AY United Kingdom
01865 260666 www.oxfordcastleunlocked.co.uk

Meet the inhabitants of Oxford Castle and discover their true stories as you…

  • Climb the Saxon St George’s Tower, Oxford’s, oldest building, and enjoy its stunning 360° view
  • Descend deep underground into the dark atmosphere of the 900 year old Crypt
  • Explore the austere confines of the 18th century Debtors’ Tower and Prison D-Wing
  • Scale the Mound of the 11th century motte-and-bailey castle

Tours with one of the experienced costumed guides leave up to every 20 minutes from the admissions area in the Gift Shop. After your tour you will be inducted into Prison D-Wing and the wider castle site where you will be able to explore at your own leisure.

Shop

The unique shop is built into the walls of the prison and sells an assortment of gifts and souvenirs.

Open daily from 10.00am to 5.30pm

Opening Hours

Open all the time

Open daily 10:00 – 17:00.

Last tour 16:20 pre-booking recommended

Closed Christmas Day only

Prices

Adult – £10.75

Child (5 – 15yrs) £7.50

Senior/Student – £9.00

Under 5s – Free

Family ticket for 2 adults and 2 children – £34.00.

Reviews

Facilities

Family friendly

Oxford Castle Unlocked products in the shop

What's nearby?

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

June 2017
£13 - £16

Twelfth Night & The Tempest

June 19 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Play is on every day from 19th June to July 1st, except Sunday 25th June
Oxford Castle Unlocked, 44-46 Oxford Castle, New Road
Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 1AY United Kingdom
+ Google Map

“Oh, Brave new world!” Shipwrecks, magic, monsters and mistaken identities. In one night and in two hours, the same company of actors present two one-act versions of Shakespeare’s most famous seafaring plays: The Tempest and Twelfth Night. Award-winning Oxford-based theatre company BMH presents two tales of romance and adventure. In Twelfth Night the stranded Viola must find her lost brother and seek true love. In The Tempest a sorceress takes revenge for past wrongs – but will she ever be…

Find out more »
October 2017
See website for tickets

Ghost Fest

October 1 - October 31
Oxford Castle Unlocked, 44-46 Oxford Castle, New Road
Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 1AY United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Scare yourself silly as the castle transforms into Oxford’s only scare attraction, with a range of family fun activities and spookier activities for those who dare. Brave the castle overnight to complete a ghost hunt, or dress to impress the ghosts and ghouls hidden behind the prison cell doors at their ever popular Trick or Treating afternoons! Big kids may prefer to try our truth or dare tours… or be brave enough to enjoy the spooky midnight tour on Halloween…

Find out more »
+ Export Events