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University of Oxford

Address: Oxford, Inggris

University of Oxford is informally known as Oxford University. It is also simply known as Oxford. It is collegiate research university that is sited in Oxford. Oxford and University of Cambridge are ancient universities in the UK. They are often referred as Oxbridge. The university has the largest system of university library in the United Kingdom.

The University has parks that are located at the northeast of the city. The parks are around 70-acre or 28 ha. The parks are available for public. The university opens the park during the daylight hours. There are several facilities on the parks, including many sports fields and the Genetic Garden. Genetic Garden is an experimental garden to reveal and investigate the processes of evolutionary. The Botanic Garden, sited on the High Street, is considered as the oldest botanic garden in the United Kingdom.

There is also Sheldonian Theatre that was built by Sir Christopher Wren. It is used for the Congregation of the university, Examination Schools, degree ceremonies and concerts. There is Christ Church Cathedral that is used as a cathedral and a college chapel.



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