The Abingdon Collection, Omagh

4.8
#2 of 7 in Museums in County Tyrone
Must see · Specialty Museum · Museum
Classic cars, motorcycles, die-cast models, and military memorabilia make The Abingdon Collection one of the most eclectic and interesting attractions you'll visit in Northern Ireland. The venue contains items collected over four decades and provides an insightful history lesson about the 20th century. Admission is by appointment only, but the owner will make every effort to facilitate both individual visitors and small groups. Entry is free, but donations to a cancer research fund will be greatly appreciated. Before you head to Omagh, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Omagh trip planner, to make sure you see all that Omagh has to offer, including The Abingdon Collection.
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  • An exhibition well worth visiting the owner took time away from his family at VERY short notice to give us a guided tour of his museum he is very passionate about his collection answering any...  more »
  • Took us on short notice yesterday, very accommodating. Very inspiring! It’s a must see if in the area.  more »
  • A gem of a collection hidden away in the County Tyrone countryside. Cars, bikes, antiques and war memorabilia. Visits, by appointment only, include a fascinating tour from the owner. Highly recommend!  more »
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  • Fascinating. Too much to take in and I really needed to spend more time. The proprietor was very informative. Thanks. Colm
  • Went here today, excellent collection and Phillip was extremely knowledgeable and interesting to listen to, the best and most eclectic collections of both motoring and military items I have seen in Ireland, I enjoyed the visit immensely and will return again...and it's all for a great cause.... Go and bring lots of people with you....
  • Best collection in the UK. Work a visit. Philip is an excellent host and tour guide
  • Excellent worth going to see cars and military gear and history of how it was obtained
  • Philip was a great host and showed me round his collection. The war stuff was very moving and Harley the dog very friendly

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