Oxford Open Doors 2013 Boar's Hill - read about our Land OPT - Join Us

Oxford Preservation Trust is Oxford's own national trust, with 80 years of experience of owning land and buildings to protect the character of Oxford and its green setting. We also organise Oxford Open Doors.

Oxford Preservation Trust and Oxford University are looking forward to welcoming you to this year's Oxford Open Doors on the 12-13 September - a  weekend when we celebrate Oxford and all that makes it special - its places, spaces and most of all its communities. 

This year it is all about books with our special theme

Books, Libraries and Printing

Do hope you will be able to join us!

Booking Lines open 17 August 2015

Visit the Open Doors Website for more Details and to book your events!



Have you got your Oxford Heritage Walk books?

BOOK 3 'From Catte Street to Parsons Pleasure' is out now!

Written by renowned local historian Malcolm Graham and illustrated by former city council conservation officer Edith Gollnast, Oxford Heritage Walks captures the ‘hidden history’ of Oxford – looking beyond the usual, delving behind the facades, and seeing the familiar in a new way.

Now you can buy Book One 'From Oxford Castle to St Giles', Book 2 'On Foot from Broad Street' and the new Book 3 'From Catte Street to Parsons Pleasure' from the OPT website at: 

or through Blackwells independent bookshop

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The Oxford skyline, coypright Chris Andrews - planning issues from Oxford Preservation Trust
Oxford City, image by Chris Andrews