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Abingdon County Hall Museum

Abingdon County Hall Museum’s aim is to present the history of Abingdon and the surrounding locality in the most informative, exciting and accessible way possible. We will continue to develop the museum in line with visitor comments and town activities with the intention to create exhibitions combining importance to the locality, people, educational significance and interest for as broad an audience as possible.

 

Free Admission

Donations are gratefully received

 

 

Exhibitions and Events

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13 Oct 2016
Abingdon County Hall Museum presents The Battle of the... more
03 Oct 2016
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MG have been in the realms of motorsport since their... more
20 Jul 2016
Abingdon Heritage Festival and Heritage Open Days 2016
The year is 1416 and the Market Place is alive with... more
11 Feb 2016
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On February 19 BBC historical advisor Gareth Howell returns... more
04 Feb 2016
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Visitors are invited to see a stunning display of artwork... more
Treasure, Silver, Corporation, Abingdon, exhibition, 2016, free entry
Attic Gallery
Now on display in the museum The town of Abingdon was granted Borough status in1556, beginning an exciting new chapter... MORE
Textile workshop event March 2017
Patching workshop - Hand Piecing Log Cabin Easter Hens. Friday March 17th. 10.30 a.m.- 1.00 p.m. Charge £10 including ... MORE
Childrens drop-in textile workshop February free
Childrens drop-in textile workshop.  Wednesday 15th February 11.00 a.m- 3.00 p.m. Free! Make Easter Chicks using two... MORE
Patchwork workshop event hand piecing blocks February 2017
Hand Piecing Heart Blocks Patchwork workshop for Adults. Friday February 10th 10.30a.m -1.0 p.m. Charge £10, which... MORE

Events

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See Abingdon-on-Thames high resolution map
Archaeologists
Thursday, 2 February 2017 - 7:00pm
This month's speaker is Roger Thomas (Historic England) on "Building the Future, Transforming Our Pa... more
Patchwork workshop event hand piecing blocks February 2017
Friday, 10th February10:30am-1:00pm
Hand Piecing Heart Blocks Patchwork workshop for Adults. Friday February 10th 10.30a.m -1.0 p.m. Cha... more
Childrens drop-in textile workshop February free
Wednesday, 15th February11:00am-3:00pm
Childrens drop-in textile workshop.  Wednesday 15th February 11.00 a.m- 3.00 p.m. Free! Make Easter... more
Textile workshop event March 2017
Friday, 17th March10:30am-1:00pm
Patching workshop - Hand Piecing Log Cabin Easter Hens. Friday March 17th. 10.30 a.m.- 1.00 p.m. Cha... more
map
See Abingdon-on-Thames high resolution map
Friday, 24th February7:00pm-11:00pm
The Mayor of Abingdon-on-Thames, Cllr Alice Badcock, is organising a Charity Race Night at Edward Br... more
Town flag
Friday, 7 April 2017 - 7:00pm
The Mayor of Abingdon's programme of events for the year includes hosting a Spring Ball at Frilford... more
The stage
Saturday, 3 June 2017 - 11:00am
A day of fun, entertainment and live music for all the family to enjoy. No ticket is needed during t... more
Dancing to the music in Abingdon
Saturday, 3 June 2017 - 5:00pm
Music in the Park is a special part of town life now. Wristbands at a reasonable price will be avail... more
map
See Abingdon-on-Thames high resolution map
Archaeologists
Thursday, 2 February 2017 - 7:00pm
This month's speaker is Roger Thomas (Historic England) on "Building the Future, Transforming Our Pa... more
Patchwork workshop event hand piecing blocks February 2017
Friday, 10th February10:30am-1:00pm
Hand Piecing Heart Blocks Patchwork workshop for Adults. Friday February 10th 10.30a.m -1.0 p.m. Cha... more
Childrens drop-in textile workshop February free
Wednesday, 15th February11:00am-3:00pm
Childrens drop-in textile workshop.  Wednesday 15th February 11.00 a.m- 3.00 p.m. Free! Make Easter... more
Textile workshop event March 2017
Friday, 17th March10:30am-1:00pm
Patching workshop - Hand Piecing Log Cabin Easter Hens. Friday March 17th. 10.30 a.m.- 1.00 p.m. Cha... more
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