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All Souls College, Oxford

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All Souls College is a constituent college of the University of Oxford in England.Unique to All Souls, all of its members automatically become Fellows . It has no undergraduate members, but each year recent graduate and postgraduate students at Oxford are eligible to apply for Examination Fellowships through a competitive examination and, for the several shortlisted after the examinations, an interview.All Souls is one of the wealthiest colleges in Oxford, with a financial endowment of £286.4 million . However, since the college's principal source of revenue is its endowment, it only ranks nineteenth among Oxford colleges with respect to total income. All Souls is a registered charity under English law.The college is located on the north side of the High Street adjoining Radcliffe Square to the west. To the east is The Queen's College with Hertford College to the North.The current warden is Sir John Vickers, a graduate of Oriel College, Oxford.
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  • The place is very impressive and is situated close to the Radcliffe camera in the Centre of Oxford. Since September, a couple of hours with 2-4, you can visit some of the premises absolutely for free.
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  • Access was limited to the cloisters at all souls on the day we visited but a beautiful view of a classic college  more »
  • This educational institution is almost impossible to visit. There they learn of doctor and magisty. But so much impressive appearance and history.
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  • It is more open than you ever imagined. Have a go if it is a normal afternoon except Sunday.
  • The public can visit and walk in the courtyard during some afternoons, but there is not much to see without going inside.
  • Wonderful building. A visit worth.
  • Magnificent and rich building collection sweating centuries of knowledge. Though a bit austere
  • Definitely one of the must-sees in Oxford. It's a huge, magnificent college and one of the most prestigious.

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An inexpensive alternative to Oxford's pricey hotels, historical college room lodgings provide visitors with an opportunity to experience the city's old-world academic atmosphere without having to pass exams. Offering more than just comfortable beds and warm meals, centrally located college B&Bs provide visitors with a glimpse into the ancient world of Oxford academia. These rooms are mainly available during school vacations, when students clear out of their dormitories. At other times of year, explore the varied world of Oxford's elegant hotels and private guesthouses.
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