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Headhunters Barber Shop & Railway Museum

5 Darling Street, Enniskillen BT74 7DP, Northern Ireland
+44 28 6632 7488
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The railway museum is part of a barbers shop Unique, great collection Don't be afraid to ask... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ken492
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Enniskillen, United Kingdom
What a gem. Anyone with any interest in railways should definitely visit.

Wow. Why have I not been here before? What an interesting and unique museum. Very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
F B
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Bham
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Open Tuesday - Saturday 9.00am - 5.30pm. Closed bank holidays. Free admission to museum. Fermanagh’s railways may have closed in 1957, however visitors can now take a remarkable journey into the past and enjoy the amazing history associated with the bygone age of steam. Combine your visit with a unique opportunity to have your hair professionally styled.
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5 Darling Street, Enniskillen BT74 7DP, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

The railway museum is part of a barbers shop Unique, great collection Don't be afraid to ask questions

Thank ken492
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Wow. Why have I not been here before? What an interesting and unique museum. Very friendly and informative barbers/guides. Exhibits are beautifully presented. What a collection of memorabilia and so varied. A real time capsule of railways in this part of the country. I thought...More

Thank F B
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Once you enter from Daring Street along a outside lane and climb the step you feel like you are entering something special. The barbers is full with so much railway nostalgic. As you wait to get your hair cut, you can wander about and view...More

Thank Graham V
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

This railway museum is wonderful. It reminds us of the days of railways and how much we have lost with the closing of local railways. So many places were accessible from Enniskillen. I miss the railway here. The museum is meticulously kept and is a...More

Thank Gildas G
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Aas you enter the first thing that greets you is someone getting his haircut. The railway exhibit is spread around the shop and in two rooms at the back. It has been gathered over a number of years by enthusiasts. Not really my cup of...More

Thank Ian F
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

By the 3 amazing barber brothers who have salvaged and beautifully restored so much local railway history. They are extremely modest about their achievements and are very welcoming. My husband got an excellent haircut too at a reasonable price. We owe a great debt to...More

Thank Dorisdormouse
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

This place is awesome, very unusual and certainly a must see - not only due to its uniqueness. The collection of objects is great, and the owner is extremely friendly and welcoming.

Thank Peter H
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

This is a real barber shop with a museum attached. The museum isn't large but stuffed to the gills with railway memorabilia which evoke the feel of the steam railway age in Northern Ireland. The barbers-cum-museum-staff are very knowledgeable about that era and very happy...More

Thank Maria B
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Unusual combination of a barbers and railway museum. Nether should be missed. The barbers is a real old fashioned and authentic place for a shave and haircut. However the Railway Museum is a treasure trove in itself. Once you walk up the stairs and see...More

Thank Marion L
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

There is loads you could say about this wee gem only its a must see for anyone who has an intrest in this form of transport and anyone who needs to smile at the old world. And meet a couple of nice gentleman hair dressers...More

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