9:30AM PRIVATE Christ Church Harry Potter Insights Tour – Entry Included

9:30AM PRIVATE Christ Church Harry Potter Insights Tour – Entry Included

Private Tour
Oxford

About this tour

Private group tour. Explore Oxford through the eyes of Harry Potter and other characters. Discover how student life at Hogwarts compares with an Oxford education. Test your knowledge with a Potter-mania quiz.

Follow in the footsteps of Harry Potter, Ron Weasley, Hermione Granger and other characters from the Harry Potter movies. J.K. Rowling applied to study at Oxford University and so she was familiar with Oxford.

When they were producing the films, Rowling walked the producers around Oxford, pointing out various sights which they could use, such as the statue that looks like 'Nearly Headless Nick', and Turf Tavern Lane, which looks like Knockturn Alley.

This tour showcases where the Harry Potter movies were filmed in Oxford. It includes entry to the Divinity School film site, where they filmed the classroom, dance, and infirmary scenes.

You will be passing the city's famous sights and colleges from the outside. You will also be provided with lots of insights about the actors, the producers and about JK Rowling's inspirations.

As you walk around, you will take part in a Harry Potter quiz to test your knowledge of the books and films. The guide will also describe how student life in Oxford compares with Hogwarts.

Fun tour for Muggles of all ages. Guide will cater the tour according to everyone's interests, introducing Oxford heritage. See Christ church film site. Find out how does studying at Oxford University compare with studying at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry? Find out on this 5 star rated popular walking tour about the making of Harry Potter in Oxford.

Final hour of the three hour+ tour will be self guided using audio guide. Christ church entry tickets are limited- so please book ahead. If we cannot run the tour, you will be refunded or you may select a rescheduled date.

This tour also visits the Divinity school film site at the Bodleian library- as & when this secondary venue is open. Pre paid entry included included unless Divinity school is closed. On such dates, we will add entry instead to New college.

Your ticket includes £18 entry Christ church £ 2.50 Divinity school.

From

£100.00

Duration

3 hours

Max People

100

Min Age

5

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Highlights

  • Experience the magic of Oxford on a tour for Harry Potter fans
  • Learn about the historic colleges with your enthusiastic guide
  • Test your Hogwarts knowledge in a fun Potter-mania quiz
  • See places that J.K. Rowling suggested for the Harry Potter series
  • Learn how real student life at Oxford is similar to Hogwarts

What’s Included

  • Expert Local Tour Guide
  • Entrance to the Divinity school film site at the Bodleian
  • Entrance to Christ Church worth up to £20 per person

What’s Not Included

  • Inside visit of the medieval Bodleian library upstairs is not included
  • On any dates, when Christ church hall is closed, the tour will instead visit New college and its hall (which also inspired the Great Hall too).
  • On Feb 24, March 2, May 18 of 2024, the tour will visit only Christ church as the other film sites are closed
  • On any dates when Christ church hall is viewing only from the door, the tour runs as usual.
  • Notice: Divinity school is typically closed Christmas time from December 24 to 26 and on January 1st.

Tour Plan

Meeting point

Meet your guide wearing a red lanyard outside the currently empty shop at 15 Broad Street, Oxford. You should also see a red sign board on the street outside. The meeting point is located next door to the Oxfam shop.

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Important information

Know before you go

Private guides are not allowed to take you to the medieval library upstairs

From roughly Dec 24 to January 3, the only film site open is Christ Church; as Christ Church costs £16 per person to enter, it will not be included in the tour price, but you can book Christ Church tickets on your own

The activity provider cannot always offer entry to the Divinity School on dates when it has a venue closure such as during graduation dates. On such dates, the activity provider will inform you if there is such a closure and will offer you opportunity to reschedule, cancel. or to continue with the tour for an additional extra £5 cash per person to replace entry to the Divinity School with entry to the New College

The Divinity School is closed on March 23 and March 24 plus every day from March 25 until April 2

2023 graduation dates include:

Feb 25, March 4, May 6, 13 and 20, June 21 (encaenia), July 15, 25, 28, and 29, August 5, September 22 and 23, and November 3, 4, and 11

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9:30AM PRIVATE Christ Church Harry Potter Insights Tour – Entry Included

Private group tour 9:30AM. Explore Oxford through the eyes of Harry Potter and other characters. Discover how student life at Hogwarts compares with an Oxford education. Test your knowledge with a Potter-mania quiz.

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