Plan your visit

With its origins in the 14th century, explore our beautiful historic buildings on a guided tour or see our inspiring exhibitions featuring rare items from the libraries’ collections.

We will be maintaining Covid-secure measures to prioritise the safety of our visitors and staff.

 Opening hours

Blackwell Hall: Monday – Friday: 9am–5pm | Saturday: 10am–5pm | Sunday: 11am–4pm

Exhibitions: Monday – Saturday: 10am–5pm | Sunday: 11am–4pm

Divinity School and Tours: Monday – Friday: 9am–5pm | Saturday: 10am–5pm | Sunday: 11am–5pm

Shops and café opening hours

 Admission and tickets

Blackwell Hall and our exhibitions in the Weston Library are open to everyone daily.

Entry to our exhibitions is free. You don't need to book tickets to see our exhibitions.

Entry to Divinity School is £2.50 per person. Please book a ticket online for your 15 minute time slot to guarantee entry.

Book a ticket for Divinity School

The Bodleian Old Library and Radcliffe Camera are open to members of the public by guided library tour only.

Closures

July

  • 1 July: The Divinity School and only 30 minute tours of the library will be available. The Divinity School will be closed from 4 pm.
  • 2 July: The Divinity School and only 30 minute tours of the library will be available. The Divinity School will be closed from 4 pm.
  • 4 July: The Divinity School and only 30 minute tours of the library will be available.
  • 5 July: The Divinity School and only 30 minute tours of the library will be available.
  • 6 July: The Divinity School and only 30 minute tours of the library will be available between 9 am and 12 pm, 3 pm and 5 pm.
  • 7 July: The Divinity School and only 30 minute tours of the library will be available. The Divinity School will be closed from 4 pm.
  • 8 July: The Divinity School and only 30 minute tours of the library will be available between 9 am and 1:30 pm. The Divinity School will be closed from 4 pm.
  • 10 July: The Divinity School and only 30 minute tours of the library will be available.
  • 12 July: The Divinity School and only 30 minute tours of the library will be available from 12:30 pm.
  • 14 July: The Divinity School will be closed from 4 pm.
  • 16 July: The Divinity School will be closed. The library will be open for select tours to purchase onsite.
  • 17 July: The Divinity School will be closed from 4 pm.
  • 18 July: The Divinity School and only 30 minute tours of the library will be available.
  • 20 July: The Divinity School will be closed. The library will be open for select tours to purchase onsite.
  • 23 July: The Divinity School will be closed. The library will be open for select tours to purchase onsite.
  • 26 July: The Divinity School will be closed. The library will be open for select tours to purchase onsite.
  • 28 July: The Divinity School will be closed from 4 pm.
  • 29 July: The Divinity School will be closed. The library will be open for select tours to purchase onsite.
  • 30 July: The Divinity School will be closed. The library will be open for select tours to purchase onsite.
  • 31 July: The Divinity School will be closed from 4 pm.

Staying safe

We have the following measures to help you stay safe when you visit us.