TV & Film Location

Oxford is full of picturesque historic buildings, and is therefore a favourite of the film industry. It is a key location for the popular TV series Inspector Morse, Lewis and Endeavour. Parts of Christ Church, the Bodleian Library and New College starred in the Harry Potter films. The list of films that Oxford has played a part in goes on and on!

Oxfordshire has lent a scenic backdrop to series like Downton Abbey and Midsomer Murders, Blenheim Palace starred in countless films, such as James Bond and Mission Impossible, Broughton Castle can be recognized from Shakespeare in Love and other great period dramas, Didcot Railway Centre featured in Anna Karenina and Queen’s music video “Breakthrough” and Sherlock Holmes – there is no end to places you might recognize from the big screen in Oxfordshire!

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