Visiting and Events


Wolfson Fine Arts puts on a series of exhibitions of modern and contemporary artworks throughout the year. find out more here

College talks

The College hosts regular seminars during Full Term, arranged by the Wolfson Humanities Society and the Wolfson Science Society. A series of Informal Lunchtime Seminars takes place on Wednesday lunchtimes. These talks are open to everyone who is interested. Details of these and other academic events can be found here

Visiting Wolfson

Members are very welcome to visit College.  Please let the Alumni & Development department know if you plan to visit, by emailing


The College is sometimes able to offer overnight accommodation to members. Enquiries about the availability of guest rooms should be made in the first instance to the Accommodation Administrator at


All members are welcome to participate in College functions and come to lunch, supper and formal dinners in College (at their own expense) as often as they wish, with up to three guests.  Informal meals are paid for with a Catering Card, available from the Porters’ Lodge.  Please visit for further details, including meal times and Formal Hall protocol.

Formal Hall

Formal Hall is held on Tuesdays throughout the year, apart from a few weeks in the summer vacation, and on Fridays in Full Term (please note that there is no Formal Hall during the Christmas/Easter breaks).  Please book online by noon on the day prior to Formal Hall (or earlier). Additional information about Formal Hall is available here. Members are also welcome to attend College Guest Nights. 
Dates, prices and booking information for all formal dinners are available here


When arriving by car, please note that the Main Entrance to the College is on Barton Road, not Selwyn Gardens as shown on some maps and satellite navigation systems. See the 'About' pages for directions and a plan of the College.

If you would have any further questions or would like to contact a member of the Alumni & Development department, our contact details can be found here.