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We are open! Booking not required!

We are delighted to announce that we open to the public again. 

The principal areas of the college that are normally open are the hall, chapel, cloisters and gardens (where the stunning 12th century city wall can be viewed). 


Opening Times (New College Lane entrance):

9th September-10th October inclusive: 2.00-4.00 pm daily (7 days a week) - last entry 3.45 pm. 

16th October-March 2022 (Winter opening): 1.30-4.30 pm Tuesday-Sunday (CLOSED MONDAYS) - last entry 4.15 pm. 

(please note we are closed from 11th-15th October inclusive).


Admission Charges

Adults £8, seniors, under 16s and full time students £7; family ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children) £25. 

Free to children under 7 years of age, Oxford residents and old members. Potential applicants and their families are also admitted free of charge. 

Payment will be by card only, no cash accepted. 

Payment by voucher or cheque not accepted. 


Printed Information

Leaflets with a map and illustrations are provided in several languages free of charge with admission. 



We welcome groups subject to a maximum of 20 people; larger groups may split. We do not accept payment by cheque or voucher - card only. Please note groups of under 21 year olds must be accompanied by a responsible person throughout their visit. Pre-booking is not required.



You are asked not to enter staircases, college rooms and areas marked as private. The Hall may be closed over lunchtime. Dogs, except guide dogs, are not permitted in the college. Please do not walk on the grass or picnic in the grounds. CCTV is in use throughout the grounds. Supervised children are welcome. We regret we are unable to provide parking. Drones may not be used anywhere in the college grounds. 

The cloisters, hall, chapel and gardens are fully accessible (access to the hall is via a lift). 

Smoking is not permitted inside any of the buildings, cloisters, or elsewhere in the grounds. 



Stay at New College

New College offers a variety of accommodation options across three unique sites, with rooms ranging from premium ensuite to standard budget.  To book, please visit our booking page.