Pre-Conference Activity: Guided Tour of the Examination Schools

Tuesday 15 August, 12pm-1pm or 2pm-3pm 

History of the Examination Schools tour: Find out more about this historic building from a one-hour guided tour by James Tibbert. We will learn about its history, current usage, the many Oxford traditions associated with examinations and also its fascinating use during the two World Wars as a military hospital. James works at the Exam Schools, as the Head of the Student Information and Immigration team, and has recently written a guidebook about the history of the building. 

Cost: £5 per person to include a copy of the 52 page guide about the history of the building.

Places: Limited to 16 people for each tour

Contact: email james.tibbert@admin.ox.ac.uk to book a place

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