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Sightseeing in Oxfordshire

Palace
“This historic palace is located around 45-60 minutes outside of Oxford in the village of Woodstock. You can travel there by the S3 bus from Gloucester Green bus station or the number 7 bus from George Street. It is famous for being the birthplace of Winston Churchill, one of our greatest prime minister, and as a baroque masterpiece. It has been used for many movie locations, including James Bond. The grounds are beautiful, with a maze, lake, butterfly house and narrow gauge railway. There is a cafe and shop selling upmarket items, including clothes, toys, household goods and alcohol such as boutique gins. See www.blenheimpalace.com for opening hours and other visitor information. ”
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Botanical Garden
“The University of Oxford Botanic Garden is the oldest botanic garden in Great Britain and one of the oldest scientific gardens in the world. The garden was founded in 1621 as a physic garden growing plants for medicinal research. Today it contains over 6,000 different plant species on 1.8 ha”
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Plaza
“The most beautiful library in the world, set in one of the most beautiful squares in the world.”
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Historic Site
“George Washington’s ancestral home. Historic activities and fun events at different times of year”
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Scenic Lookout
“Can be reached by walking along the Ridgeway offering stunning views of the Vale of the White Horse”
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Monument / Landmark
“Victorian Cross plus there is a statue of a fair lady on a white horse nearby.”
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Historic Site
“A family friendly parkland walk, with lots of unexpected facts about the landscape and a photo challenge along the way, is free to pick yup from the coach house. The Stables Tearoom is set in a cosy old building. Fresh soups and lights meals are prepared daily along with an assortment of cakes and scones. Enjoy a cream tea, hot or cold drinks, or even a local ale or a glass of chilled wine with your lunch. Take a seat indoors or outside in the tearoom garden, surrounded by beautiful flowers. The Coach House shop has plants, gifts and second-hand books. ”
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Historic Site
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Plaza
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Historic Site
“We have a lot of guests that stay with us if they are attending a wedding at Waddesdon Manor. We are situated a short taxi ride away from the venue. ”
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