Oxford Destination GuideDestination OverviewOxford is world-famous for its events in Oxford.university, but there are manymore reasons to visit the scenic A trip to Oxford isn’t just aboutEnglish city by train – whether looking to the past either, asyou’re keen to explore its continuing expansion andexcellent museums and development means visitors togalleries, or to enjoy a sunny Oxford can enjoy some of the Whether you’re coming to Oxfordafternoon in its public parks. best shopping and sporting for the city’s academic prestige or opportunities in the county. its abundant culture and heritage,Train journeys through the trains to Oxford are an option forunspoilt Oxfordshire Visit Oxford by train travel year round.countryside are a great way tovisit the historic city, and with Whatever time of the year youfrequent services to London plan to visit Oxford by train, theand other areas of the UK, it’s city always delights the senseseasy to visit Oxford by train. – from strolling through its green parks at the height of summerOxford sights and attractions to gazing up at its snow- covered spires in winter.Known as the ‘city of dreamingspires’, Oxford’s eye-catching Because Oxford is a popular Sightseeing in Oxford is a mustskyline is just one of its unique tourist destination, visitors will for any visitor. Blenheim Palacecharms. Those on cultural find plenty of well-placed in the Oxfordshire Cotswoldsbreaks in the city should be hotels to spend the night, and and the Bodleian Library aresure to visit its other distinctive arranging car hire can be a not to be missed.landmarks, including Christ convenient way to visit nearbyChurch Cathedral and the attractions and destinations in If you’re looking for culture, theSheldonian Theatre, which Oxfordshire. Ashmolean is one of theremains a major centre for world’s leading museums.