A Walk in the Past

The Abingdon Collection

The Abingdon Collection is open but booking is essential. Bookings to a maximum of eight people are preferred although every effort will be made to facilitate visiting clubs and larger groups if sufficient notice is given. Just phone Philip on 028 8224 3373 or 07715 455170.

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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Harley's Beagle Blog - The Abingdon Collection
11th January 2022 No comments

Harley Beagle: The Last Chapter

The famous Harley Beagle and my best friend lost his final battle with Cancer today. Together, we have walked thousands of miles and he has saved me from many dark times  both in mind and body. There was not one bad bone in his body and he welcomed every visitor to the house with exuberance […]

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 […]