One of the most beautiful and prestigious colleges in Oxford, Christ Church was founded by Cardinal Wolsey in 1525. Highlights include Tom Tower, by Sir Christopher Wren, the beautiful Great Hall, and Christ Church Cathedral.

Tom Quad (1525) and Tom Tower (1682)
View west in the Tom Quad, built by master masons Henry Redman and John Lubyns in 1525 under the patronage of Cardinal Wolsey... Holly Hayes
Location map of Christ Church College, Oxford, England. Click to enlarge.
Aerial view of Christ Church College, Oxford, England. Click to enlarge.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
250000
Article Title
Christ Church College
Coordinates
51.7502187° N, 1.2553296° W map · aerial
Street Address
St Aldate's
Postcode
OX1 1DP

Page Info

Place ID
250000
Title
Christ Church College, Oxford, England
Added By
Holly Hayes
Date Added
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
May 6, 2022