Abingdon County Hall Museum

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We are OPEN

Tuesday to Sunday & Bank Holiday Mondays
10am to 4pm
Admission FREE

Plan your visit

Welcome to 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.

Museum News

Job vacancy at the museum

Quiet Time at Abingdon Museum

Abingdon Museum reopening in May 2021

Abingdon People in Lockdown – Abingdon Museum Project

A new light on the Abingdon Ichthyosaur

Abingdon Museum is now OPEN!

Upcoming Museum Events

A Guided Walk through ANCIENT Abingdon

Join local archaeologist Jeff Wallis for a walk and discover the traces of ancient settlements, such as an early Bronze Age…

The Abingdon Sea Monster

A talk by leading palaeontology expert Professor Dave Martill of the University of Portsmouth While dinosaurs roamed the…

Sea Dragons and Giant Monsters of Abingdon – Exhibition from 2nd July to 25th September

Over 150 million years ago, Abingdon was in the middle of a shallow tropical sea full of ammonites, belemnites and other…

Visit Us

Plan your visit, we have information on getting here by car, bus, train or boat!

What’s On

Read information regarding exhibitions at the Museum.

About the Museum

Find out all about the Museum, including its history and our volunteering opportunities and fundraising projects!

Take a good look around the Museum with an interactive 3D Virtual Tour here!

Learning Space

The Museum offers schools a series of led workshops that cover a variety of topics and historical periods.

The County Hall itself is an inspiring and exciting place to learn, so whether you are visiting for a self-led exploration or taking part in one of our free workshops, your pupils will gain the benefits of learning in a bright and engaging environment.