Visit Thame

Thame is a thriving market town in the heart of Oxfordshire, and offers a fantastic range of independent shops, places to eat and local history. Thame is also a main filming location for the popular ITV detective drama ‘Midsomer Murders’, so make sure to pick up a town trail and get a photo with the Causton Hall plaque in the Information Centre! Thame is easily accessible from the M40, as well as by public transport from Oxford, Aylesbury and London.

A Market Town

Thame is a historic market town in the heart of Oxfordshire, but there is nothing historic about our markets which continue to thrive today.

Midsomer Murders

Thame is one of the most frequently used filming locations for the popular ITV series, Midsomer Murders.

Things to do

From historical buildings to beautiful parks, Thame has lots of exciting attractions and activities for all the family.

Eat, Drink, Shop

True to its tradition as a market centre, the streets of Thame are home to a whole variety of fantastic independent and well-known shops, eateries & pubs

Local History

Discover more about Thame’s history, which dates back around 6,000 years

Places to Stay

Browse our directory for some wonderful places to stay during your time in Thame.

Festivals & Events

From fun-filled festivals to traditional market days, annual events to traditional community activities – there is always something going on in Thame.

Information Centre

For visitors and locals alike, our friendly and helpful team are on hand to provide you with all the latest information about the town and surrounding area

Town Trails

Whether your interests are walking, cycling or history, there are an abundance of trails in and around Thame to explore.

Getting Here

Everything you need to know about getting to and from Thame.