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Bus Tour + Panorama

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Bus Tour + Explore

from
£19

Bus Tour

from
£22

Bus Tour + Panorama

from
£33

Bus Tour + Explore

Black Oxford Untold Stories

Bus & Walking Tour

Take a one-of-a-kind journey with the author, Pamela Roberts

Journey back in time with an award-winning creative, producer, and historian to uncover the rich narratives of Black scholars who have made a lasting impact in academia, law, politics, and the arts.

You’ll get to walk the paths they walked, discover where they shared ideas, nurtured their intellects, and made their mark, with expert insights from our professional tour guides.

The highlight of the tour will be the engaging bespoke live commentary curated by author and historian Pamela Roberts, who’ll breathe life into the stories she so meticulously studied, all while enjoying spectacular views of Oxford from the comfort of the bus.

About the author

Pamela Roberts is an award-winning creative producer, historian, and published author. Pamela produces creative projects utilising archival or academic information, making projects accessible to the wider public by removing barriers of accessibility or demystifying academic jargon to present and bring untold stories to life via theatre,
media, literature, lectures and tours.

The author of Black Oxford: The Untold Stories of Oxford University’s Black Scholars, her work as Founder and Director of Black Oxford Untold Stories has raised the profile of many black scholars at the University of Oxford. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts, a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society and an alumnus of the Eccles Centre for American Studies at the British Library.

Learn more about Black Oxford: blackoxford.net


Tour details

Tour features

Availability: 27th July, 10th August,14th September, 5th/6th October & 12th/13th October 2024

Duration: Approximately 1.5 hours

Times: 13:00

Prices: Adult £20, Child £11, Senior/Student £15

Difficulty: Easy, accessible route

Meeting point: City Sightseeing Oxford Stop 15 (Broad Street, near Blackwell’s)

60-minute bus tour with Pamela and a 30-minute guided walk.

Delivered by friendly and professional guides

Meet author and historian, Pamela Roberts

For £5, you can add a regular Hop-on, Hop-off bus tour ticket

Purchase Black Oxford Untold Stories at City Sightseeing