Built between 1876 and 1881 and designed to house the University’s examinations at the heart of Oxford’s city centre, the Examination Schools is brimming with beautiful architectural features from sweeping Italian marble staircases to ornate wooden carvings, and original Victorian fireplaces. The impressive Examination Schools will not disappoint.
This unusual venue is ideal for large conferences, festivals, talks, awards dinners, exhibitions, celebrations and so much more. Rooms are spread across two easy-to-navigate accessible floors and a beautiful entrance hall and outside quad provide additional space surrounded by impressive architecture.
The space lends itself to a range of capacity options to suit your event, whether you are looking for spacious or cosy, large or small. Take a look at our capacity options in the capacity guide to find the right choice for you.