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The Old Fire Station

The Old Fire Station


- Theatre, comedy, dance, music, visual art and design. We want our reputation to be good quality art aimed at adults which takes a risk, asks a question and entertains. We want our audiences to have fun and be open to new ideas and different people.

- Space for performance, exhibitions, rehearsals, meetings, classes, innovation and debate.

- Working closely with the homelessness charity, Crisis, helping to build the confidence and skills of homeless people through projects and opportunities.

- Shop at the Old Fire Station: a treasure trove of the best independent handcrafted goods the UK has to offer, featuring jewellery, homewares, textiles, stationery and much more. Open Tuesday – Saturday, 11am – 6pm.

Baby changing facilitiesCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowedFacilities for hearing impaired

Opening Details

Open all the time

Opening times vary. Please see our website for full event listings.


Prices vary.

Fri 13 Jan - Sat 4 Mar 2017

Haptic: Relating to the sense of touch, in particular relating to the perception and manipulation of objects using the senses of touch, from the Greek haptikos ‘able to touch or grasp’.

Oxford 01865 263990

The Epstein + Sean Taylor

Sat 25 Feb 2017

The Epstein are an integral part of the ever burgeoning Oxford roots/Americana scene.

Oxford 01865 263990


Sat 4 - Tue 7 Mar 2017

What happens when the wildest parts of our imagination take control? After the death of her mother, Ellie escapes to a flickering world of comic book superheroes and bewitching strangers.

Oxford 01865 263990

Chris Wood

Tue 7 Mar 2017

Chris Wood is an uncompromising writer whose music reveals his love for the un-official history of the English speaking people. With gentle intelligence he weaves the tradition with his own contemporary parables.

Oxford 01865 263990

Meet Fred

Thu 9 Mar 2017

Meet Fred, the two foot tall cloth puppet who fights prejudice every day.

Oxford 01865 263990



40 George Street,

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Map reference: SP 510063  Lat: 51.75308 Long: -1.26257


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • Wheelchair spaces available