Oxford, an elegant city in central southern England; whether you are visiting Oxford for the first or tenth time, there is always something new to discover. A masterpiece of Baroque architecture, landscaped Parkland and stunning Formal Gardens, Blenheim Palace is a must visit. Here, visitors can explore over 2000 acres of parkland, 90 acres of award-winning Formal Gardens, and ride the miniature train to The Pleasure Gardens, which leads you to a dedicated family area that offers a giant hedge maze, butterfly house, and adventure playground. A year-round calendar of tours, exhibitions, experiences, and events make this an ideal place to visit again and again. The Ashmolean is the University of Oxford’s museum of art and archaeology, founded in 1683. Britain’s first public museum holds world-famous collections ranging from Egyptian mummies to contemporary art, telling human stories across cultures and across time.
Oxford is an inspiring city filled with stunning architecture, history, and culture. This exciting city has something for everyone, from ancient and modern colleges, fascinating museums, and galleries to plenty of parks, gardens, and green spaces in which to relax. Oxford is also home to Oxford Castle & Prison, where you can explore 1,000 years of history and step back in time with their costumed guided tours and see fascinating stories come to life. Residents and families are able to visit Oxford in under one hour from Ridgeway Rise Care Home.