The royal wedding ceremony was filmed at Merton College, one of Oxford University's most beautiful college campuses. It was specifically chosen because of the way its chapel's pews face each other. "The reason we picked Merton is that it allows you to see the dichotomy of the old ton and the new ton," Hood explained. "We wanted to have them looking at each other during the royal wedding and to see the reactions between the two. So we wanted to have a set of pews that faced each other instead of... Read More
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Merton is one of the oldest and most beautiful colleges in Oxford with medieval and 17th-century buildings – including our 13th-century chapel – and glorious, extensive gardens protected by the city wall. Modern facilities include a lecture theatre and five new music practice rooms.
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Merton is one of the wealthiest colleges in Oxford and held funds totalling £298 million as of July 2020.  Merton has a strong reputation for academic success, having regularly ranked first in the Norrington Table.  History Foundation and origins Walter de Merton, ( c. 1205 – 27 October 1277), founder of Merton
- £274.4 million (2020)
- "Qui Timet Deum Faciet Bona" ("He who fears God shall do good")
- 1264; 759 years ago
Merton has one fully-adapted set of rooms, consisting of a bedroom, study and bathroom and a room for a carer, if required, which are located in the graduate annexe in Jowett Walk. The college has a few one-bedroom flats for couples, which are in a building located on the corner of Iffley Road and Stockmore Street, about ½ mile from the city ...
Visitor information Visitor information There is an entry fee of £5.00 for adults, which includes a brochure containing a map of the College. There is a reduced fee of £3.00 for adults aged over 65 and children aged 13-17. Payment must be made by card; we do not accept cash. Entry is free for: Merton College alumni;