Due to concerns regarding the spread of Covid-19, the College is closed to all public access, including to members of other colleges and the University, until further notice, with the sole exception of alumni of Merton College. Organised tours of the College and the Upper Library are currently suspended.
There is an entry fee of £3.00 for adults, and children over 12 years of age, which includes a brochure containing a map of the College. There is a reduced fee of £2.00 for adults aged over 65. Entry is free for:
- Merton alumni;
- members of the University of Oxford (with up to 3 guests) on production of a valid University card (blue stripe) or alumni card; and
- accompanied children aged 12 years old and under.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
We are not taking any further bookings for self-guided group tours until further notice.
Please note that the Hall and residential areas are normally closed to visitors.
For information about Open Days and school visits, please see our Open Days page which is designed for prospective applicants.
Prospective applicants are welcome to visit the College, between 9:00am and 6:00pm, Monday-Sunday; please enquire at the Porter's Lodge. For further information or to arrange an appointment contact the Schools Liaison & Access Officer.