Founded in 1264, Merton College is the oldest college in Oxford. Its large 14th-century chapel has an impressive collection of medieval stained glass.

View from Merton Field
View of Merton College, with the chapel's tower (1448-52) prominent, from across Merton Field to the south. Oxford, England. Holly Hayes
Location map of Merton College, Oxford, England. Click to enlarge.
Aerial view of Merton College, Oxford, England. Click to enlarge.

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248896
Article Title
Merton College
Coordinates
51.7508990° N, 1.2521410° W map · aerial

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Place ID
248896
Title
Merton College, Oxford, England
Added By
Holly Hayes
Date Added
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
May 7, 2022