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Day 119: The Neolithic polished stone axes found on the site of the Gasworks…
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For Day 118 'Hands & Feet' we share a photo of a past exhibition in the 1990s, which featured imag…
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RT : A collection of mammoth tusks excavated in the 1990s from Stanton Harcourt gravel pits, & presented to the Museum i…
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RT : These 1804 of Abingdon Gaol show the gaol's design which allowed for the division of different classes of pr…
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Abingdon County Hall Museum

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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.

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Donations are gratefully received

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Latest News

03 Nov 2020
Abingdon Museum will be closed from Thursday 5th November... more
25 Sep 2020
The specimen was discovered in a local gravel pit at Oday... more
05 Sep 2020
We are pleased to announce phase one of reopening to... more
11 Aug 2020
Bob Frampton and Mayor Charlie Birks congratulate Ruth... more
07 Aug 2020
We're excited to welcome all of you back to Abingdon Museum... more
Here you can find activities, games and quizzes for all the family! MUSEUM CROSSWORD Have fun with some of our museum ... MORE
Welcome to our Museum Blog! There are many ways to explore the museum collection and the history and heritage of... MORE
We are happy to announce that we have a new Youtube Channel, follow this link MORE
from 5th November 2020
In line with Government's lockdown restrictions, Abingdon Museum will be closed from Thursday 5th November 2020 until... MORE
Postponed until December 2020
Abingdon Museum presents selected highlights from past exhibitions: A Right Royal Bun Throwing (April-June 2016) Geoff... MORE


See Abingdon-on-Thames high resolution map
Wednesday, 25 November 2020 - 12:45pm
Register in advance your team of six or join an existing team for the Abingdon Rotarians quiz which... more
Wednesday, 25 November 2020 - 7:15pm
Get in touch in advance if you would like to play with the town's community orchestra tonight. The o... more
From Thursday, 3rd December to Sunday, 6th December10:00am-4:00pm
Have a look as lockdown status is revised. Having set up some fine new displays the Museum had to cl... more
Wednesday, 16 December 2020 - 7:30pm
Get together a team of six and look in advance at information on how to join this general knowledge... more
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