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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

Latest News

27 May 2015
Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council is looking for assistants... more
12 May 2015
Tomorrow Abingdon Museum will be opening its doors from 5pm... more
22 Apr 2015
Trendles at Marcham
With the upcoming Gateway to the Gods exhibition set to... more
23 Mar 2015
This Easter: Get Cracking!
This years Easter family activities at the museum have been... more
17 Mar 2015
We Want You!
Abingdon Museum are looking for Front of House Volunteers... more
The Sun Dome
Have you ever wondered what makes the sun shine? What is is that will keep it burning for another 5 billion years? Find... MORE
Roman Coin discovered at Marcham
25 April - 1 September Between 2001-2011 excavations on Trendles Field, Marcham, unearthed evidence for ritual and... MORE
50 years of Fusion Research
13 June - 18 October In 1965 a new research centre opened near Abingdon to study the science and engineering conditions... MORE
12 September - 20 December The Thames is steeped in tradition and flows through the history of England. In 2015 it is... MORE
A display created by The Unicorn School
24 October - 1 November In support of the BDA National Dyslexia Awareness Week (DAW), pupils from The Unicorn School in... MORE
Opens 7 November Many visitors to Abingdon Museum kindly donate to the collection images and objects that help to tell... MORE
Including family Roman activities, Gateway to the Gods Exhibition and more!
23 July 2015 10am to 4pm FREE EVENT As part of the national Festival of Archaeology, please join us at Abingdon Museum... MORE
Planet on a Plate at the Museum
If you lived on another planet, what do think it would look like from space?  Create your own planet with an array of... MORE
An Unusual Career at Culham: Fusion research abingdon museum what's on
Continuing the anniversary celebrations of CCFE, who have produced a wonderful exhibition on display at the Museum... MORE

Events

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See Abingdon-on-Thames high resolution map
Planet on a Plate at the Museum
Wednesday, 5th August10:30am-3:30pm
If you lived on another planet, what do think it would look like from space?  Create your own planet... more
Roman Archaeology Day
Tuesday, 11th August10:30am-3:30pm
Come and meet members of the Trendles archaeology project and join in the fun activities inspired by... more
An Unusual Career at Culham: Fusion research abingdon museum what's on
Wednesday, 23rd September7:00pm-8:00pm
Continuing the anniversary celebrations of CCFE, who have produced a wonderful exhibition on display... more
map
See Abingdon-on-Thames high resolution map
Planet on a Plate at the Museum
Wednesday, 5th August10:30am-3:30pm
If you lived on another planet, what do think it would look like from space?  Create your own planet... more
Roman Archaeology Day
Tuesday, 11th August10:30am-3:30pm
Come and meet members of the Trendles archaeology project and join in the fun activities inspired by... more
An Unusual Career at Culham: Fusion research abingdon museum what's on
Wednesday, 23rd September7:00pm-8:00pm
Continuing the anniversary celebrations of CCFE, who have produced a wonderful exhibition on display... more
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