Local Attractions

Rollright Stones

The Rollright Stones is a ancient site located on the Oxfordshire/Warwickshire border in England. The complex consists of three main elements, The Kings Men stone circle, the King Stone, and the Whispering Knights.

The name “Rollright” is believed to derive from “Hrolla-landriht”, the land

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Chipping Norton History Society and Museum

Many people don’t realise that here in Chipping Norton we have our own museum housing a large collection of artefacts related to Chipping Norton and its activities.It is currently situated in the hall above the Co-op, and has extensive archives which support the family history research developed by a member of the History Society. 

While the Museum receives grants from local authorities, its running relies heavily on self-help. Table top sales, teas and research projects contribute to its upkeep. It is manned by willing volunteers.

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Chipping Norton Theatre

In the heart of the Cotswolds, at the junction point of three counties and four regions, The Theatre Chipping Norton is a mixed arts venue, hosting, co-producing and supporting some of the most exciting, accessible and entertaining culture in the region. Our extensive community and education programmes engage with thousands of people each year through workshops, classes and creative projects, and we develop creative work through Associate Companies, curated festivals and commissioned projects.

"So charming it almost hurts" – The Daily Mail
We are a hub for local people, businesses and organisations to meet, work, play and be entertained. Come and join us and see why so many people have fallen for The Theatre Chipping Norton, and why it remains a local and regional treasure.
"More intelligent, more esoteric and more intellectually exciting than many a theatre several times its size" – Oxfordshire Life

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Blenheim Palace

Blenheim Palace sits at the edge of the picturesque town of Woodstock in Oxfordshire, equal distant from The Fox, Chipping Norton and the city of Oxford. A world heritage site, no stay in the Cotswold's is complete without a trip to Blenheim Palace, a stunningly beautiful place to visit. For more help on traveling to Blenheim Palace, you can call on 0800 8496500 for recorded information or 01993 810530 for any other queries.

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Hook Norton Brewery & Village Museum

Only 5 miles from The Fox you will find Hook Norton Brewery sitting in its beautiful, mellow Cotswold Hills landscape. Hook Norton is a family business that takes the very best of its handcrafted brewing heritage and combines it with a thoroughly modern approach, to create a range of real ales for today’s drinkers to enjoy.

Brewery tours start from the Visitors Centre and last approximately 2 hours. The first 1½ hours are spent around the brewery where you'll see the original steam engine, learn about the history and how the beer is crafted. Your visit will end with a tutored tasting of Hook Norton delicious beers.

Booking is essential, please call 01608 737210

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Bicester Village Designer Outlet Shopping Village

Bicester Village is a fantastic shopping experience for those who love designer labels! There are 130 boutiques in the village which offer up to 60% off of collections all year round. It is the ideal place to visit if you are looking for a special gift for somebody special, or even after a treat for yourself!

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Cotswold Distillery

Set in 5 acres of Warwickshire countryside and housed in a Cotswolds stone building, our bespoke distillation equipment is well underway in the creation of our fine, small-batch spirits. Discover how we craft our whisky, gin and exclusive spirits on the distillery tour where you will be able to see our bespoke copper stills first-hand whilst learning the distilling process from one of the highly skilled distillers. The tour concludes in the tasting room where guests can taste the spirits produced at the distillery. The distillery and visitors centre is open to the public for tours and tastings year round.

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