A Walk in the Past

The Abingdon Collection

The Abingdon Collection will reopen for limited bookings from Saturday 29th May 2021. Booking is essential and the maximum number visiting will be six people. In line with Government advice the wearing of face masks is now mandatory and face masks must be worn by all visitors to the Collection.

Our Collection

Free Admission. By Appointment Only

Militaria

Militaria

The Collection focuses on World War II and the day to day items used by soldiers in the conflict such as uniforms, badges, and helmets, bringing the period back to life.

Motoring

Motoring

Take a step back in time when motoring was an adventure. Pristine classic cars and motorcycles are complemented by petroliana and images from the golden age of motoring.

Collectables

Collectables

The Collection offers the visitor an opportunity to step back into their childhood with a fantastic array of toys, books, models, bicycles, pedal cars and collectables.

From the Collection

Over 50 years of passionate collecting

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1942 Matchless G3L 350cc

1942 Matchless G3L 350cc

1942 Matchless G3L 350cc, the iconic British dispatch riders' motorbike of World War II

1986 Opel Manta GTE

1986 Opel Manta GTE

1986 Opel Manta GTE

AA Garage Sign

AA Garage Sign

Original AA Garage Sign

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14th July 2021 No comments

Why Visit The Collection?

With staycations now becoming the norm, the ‘Abingdon Collection’, situated just outside of Omagh, has seen a massive growth in visitor numbers since reopening in June. The most common opening comment is,‘we never knew you existed’ and that is understandable as we tend not to advertise the Collection widely. Word of mouth and positive reviews […]

A Walk in the Past - The Abingdon Collection
9th March 2020 No comments

A Walk in the Past

The Abingdon Collection is a small privately owned speciality museum based near the Ulster American Folk Park in Omagh which raises money by donation for Cancer Research UK. The Collection spans over fifty years of an interest in classic cars, motorcycles, petroliana, enamel signs, bicycles, radios and memorabilia and also includes an extensive display of […]

Harley's Beagle Blog - The Abingdon Collection
1st June 2018 No comments

Harley’s Beagle Blog June 2018

More thoughts from The Abingdon Collection – The Diet Years Hello fans and apologies for not putting pen to paper over the last few very traumatic months. It all began when an article, written by my own personal vet, appeared in our local newspaper under the title ‘Are you guilty of giving your overweight pet […]