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If it's a cultural getaway or a romantic city break you are after then Oxford is a must. Renowned for its history and heritage, exquisite architecture, and ancient University, Oxford sits at the very heart of this rural county. Take time to enjoy the county's bustling market towns, discover the film and literary connections or simply watch the world go by while sipping a drink by the river. All this will be possible with a VroomVroomVroom car hire.

Nowadays, the city is a bustling cosmopolitan town. Still with its ancient University, but home also to a growing hi-tech community. Many businesses are located in and around the town and within reach of a car hire, whether on one of the Science and Business Parks or within one of a number of residential areas.

Explore Oxford and have fun in your reliable rental car

You could always widen your horizons by driving your car hire and visiting world class museums, family appeal attractions or a variety of festivals held throughout the year catering for all ages and interests. With car hire from VroomVroomVroom you could enjoy so much more on you visit to Oxford in your own time!

Oxford, The City of Dreaming Spires, is famous for its University and place in history. For over 800 years, it has been a home to royalty and scholars, and since the 9th century an established town, although people are known to have lived in the area for thousands of years.

The city is simply one of those places you can fall in love with and be inspired by. Have a look at the local events and listings here and make sure you spend your hire car time wisely as there is so much to see.

So a hire car in Oxford can give you ample more opportunity to take advantage of spending quality time in such an awe inspiring place like this one. 

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Top Attractions Within Oxford

Oxford is one of the most famous cities in England, made notable by its medieval university. The city has a population of 165.000 residents, according to the 2010 census. The main features that distinguish Oxford from other cities in England is the unique architecture. The architectural characteristics range from the period when the Saxons arrived to the times of the Industrial Revolution. One of the well known landmarks is the Oxford University, the oldest university in the English speaking world. By the early 20th century, Oxford was subject to a rapid industrial and population growth, due to the flourishing industries. In Oxford, you will find accommodation to suit all budgets from 5 star center hotels to B&Bs and boating holidays on the River Thames. In terms of venue, there is a wide selection: fine restaurants, cheap take always, quiet coffee shops and of course, pubs.

With Oxford offering so much to see and do, all year round, Oxford and Oxfordshire make a perfect destination for all the family what ever the weather. Explore Oxfordshire's changing landscape, attractions and rural heritage or try walking trails and cycling routes which show you all the hidden treasures on offer. All of this makes it the ideal location for short breaks and holidays. 

Oxford University is the second oldest surviving university in the world, as it goes back to 1096. Oxford University houses thirty eight colleges, each with its own internal structure and activities and more than 100 libraries containing over 11 million volumes. The Oxford University is one of the most prestigious institutions in Great Britain, offering tourists a wonderful experience. Inside the libraries, there are also a great number of museums and galleries, holding significant collections of art and archaeology.

The Clarendon and Westgate Shopping Centers are the biggest shopping centers in Oxford, containing a number of chain stores, souvenir shops and a supermarket.

Oxford Botanic Garden is the oldest botanical garden in Oxford and one of the oldest scientific botanical gardens in the world. It houses over 8000 species of plants. It is a wonderful place to go and learn about the many species of plants or just enjoy a relaxing walk on the alleys. 

Bodleian Library is one of the oldest libraries at the heart of Oxford's historic University. Discover the Divinity School, a masterpiece of English Gothic architecture, or choose one of the guided tours, including a visit to Duke Humfrey's library.

Blenheim Palace is a great place to visit when in Oxford. Steeped in history you get to learn about the hard work and love that was put into the building and what then happened to the individuals who were resident to this wonderful building over the years.

The Pitt Rivers Museum cares for the University of Oxford's collection of anthropology and world archaeology. The Museum displays archaeological and ethnographic objects from all parts of the world. It is well worth a visit!

The Oxford University Museum of Natural History is home to the University's scientific collections of zoological, entomological and geological specimens. An amazing place to visit if you are in the area.

The Ashmolean Museum was created in 1908 by the combining of two ancient Oxford institutions: the University Art Collection and the original Ashmolean Museum. The current exhibitions include a special display that looks at the Qur'an - the holy book of Islam - as a source of artistic inspiration and expression, from the early centuries of Islam, to the present day.

One thing is for sure, if you come to Oxford, you will not have the time to get bored. So many places to see, so little time. Spend an unforgettable weekend or short holiday in Oxford, and surely you will come back for more.