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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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06 Aug 2016
Medieval Abingdon, family activity, family, fun, days out, kids workshop, workshops, demonstrations, archery, boat
Welcome to Medieval Abingdon brochures are now available.... 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
Richard III abingdon museum lecture battle bosworth war of the roses
On February 19 BBC historical advisor Gareth Howell returns... more
04 Feb 2016
metal art, oil painting, abingdon, museum, heritage, days out, family
Visitors are invited to see a stunning display of artwork... more
03 Feb 2016
Battle of Barnet, wikipedia, abingdon,
Tickets are available for BBC Historical Advisor Gareth... more
Art exhibition, abingdon, 2016
Sessions Gallery
9 July - 25 September A battered 1950s tray, an Uzbekistani bedspread from the Grand Bazaar, a faded Edwardian chaise... MORE
22 OCTOBER and 26 OCTOBER ONLY Free Kids Craft Workshop As autumn approaches we look back at the homely world of... MORE
Christmas Craft, Abingdon, Museum, Free, Kids, Activity, Family
Free Kids Craft Workshop Craft your own colourful and fancy decorations for your home with help from our fantastic... 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
MG exhibition, 2016, abingdon, museum, racing, mg car
Sessions Gallery
30 September - 20 December MG have been in the realms of motorsport since theirinception in the 1920’s. Fighting... MORE

Events

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From Saturday, 22nd October to Wednesday, 26th October10:30am-3:00pm
22 OCTOBER and 26 OCTOBER ONLY Free Kids Craft Workshop As autumn approaches we look back at the hom... more
Christmas Craft, Abingdon, Museum, Free, Kids, Activity, Family
Saturday, 3rd December10:30am-3:00pm
Free Kids Craft Workshop Craft your own colourful and fancy decorations for your home with help from... more
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Sunday, 9th October8:00pm-8:45pm
The Annual Michaelmas Fair service will take place  at the Golden Galloping Horses in the Market Pla... more
From Monday, 10th October to Tuesday, 11th October2:00pm-11:00pm
The longest street fair in Europe The Michaelmas Fair was originally a medieval hiring fair for rura... more
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Tuesday, 22nd November2:00pm-4:00pm
Susan Read – Ringing the Changes: Aspects of bellringing. Susan Read has been ringing bells since sh... more
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See Abingdon-on-Thames high resolution map
From Saturday, 22nd October to Wednesday, 26th October10:30am-3:00pm
22 OCTOBER and 26 OCTOBER ONLY Free Kids Craft Workshop As autumn approaches we look back at the hom... more
Christmas Craft, Abingdon, Museum, Free, Kids, Activity, Family
Saturday, 3rd December10:30am-3:00pm
Free Kids Craft Workshop Craft your own colourful and fancy decorations for your home with help from... more
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