Group tours

A group visit requires prior reservation and bigger groups normally need to be divided.

Guided tours

(Prices below are per group)

Image of Duke Humfrey's Library, Bodleian Library

30 minute tour

Price: £70 per group
What you'll see: Divinity School and Duke Humfrey's Library
Length: 30 minutes
Times: Monday-Saturday: 16:00 and 16:40

Tour of Convocation House, Bodleian Libraries

60 minute tour

Price: £110 per group
What you'll see: Divinity School, Convocation House, Chancellor's Court and Duke Humfrey's Library
Length: 60 minutes
Times: Monday-Saturday: 10:30, 11:30, 13:00, 14:00

Tour of Chancellors Court, Bodleian Libraries

90 minute tour

Price: £190 per group
What you'll see: Divinity School, Convocation House, Chancellor's Court, Duke Humfrey's Library, Radcliffe Camera's upper reading room and Gladstone Link
Length: 90 minutes
Times: Wednesday or Saturday 9:15 (subject to availability)

Optional extras

Souvenir guide books: £4.99 per person
Morning Pastries/Afternoon Tea in the Weston Library Café: £4.08 per person

Please note:

  • Guided tours are conducted in English
  • All tours include a number of stairs and some walking - no lift is available
  • All group bookings must be made a minimum of 14 days in advance
  • Up to 13 people per group - on Monday - Saturday two groups can run simultaneously
  • The routes of tours may change subject to availability 
  • Only children over the age of 11 years are permitted on guided tours
  • Any group leaders must be included in the group numbers

To make a reservation for your guided tour please contact the Tours Coordinator:
Tel:+44 (0)1865 287400 
Email: tours@bodleian.ox.ac.uk 

Self-guided visits

(Prices below are per person) 

Audio tour in Divinity School, Bodleian Libraries

Audio tour

Price: £2.50
What you'll see: Historic quadrangles and the Divinity School (entry included in price)
Length: 40 minutes 
Availability: 35 people (larger groups should be divided)
Languages: English, French, German
(Spanish & Mandarin coming soon)
Times: Monday-Saturday: 9:00-16:00
Please note: This option does not include library rooms - these are only included in our guided tours.

Tour in Divinity School, Bodleian Libraries

Divinity School visit

Price: £1
What you'll see: 15th-century Divinity School
Length: 10 minutes
Availability: 60 people
Times: Monday-Saturday: 9:00-17:00
Please note: This option does not include library rooms - these are only included in our guided tours

Image of Divinity School, Bodleian Library

Divinity School visit and talk

Price: £1
What you'll see: 10 minute talk in the Divinity School
Length: 10 minutes
Availability: 30 people
Times: Monday-Saturday: 9:00-17:00
Please note: This option does not include library rooms - these are only included in our guided tours

Optional extras

Souvenir guide books: £4.99 per person

Please note: 

  • All group bookings must be made a minimum of 14 days in advance
  • Self-guided visits available for children of all ages
  • No concessions
  • Any group leaders must be included in the group numbers

To make a reservation for your guided tour please contact the Tours Coordinator:
Tel: +44 (0)1865 287400 
Email: tours@bodleian.ox.ac.uk 

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