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Unbelievable what is collected here !

I learned about this museum via an article in a German magazine and as we were visiting the... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Bierbeek, Belgium
Not cheap, but a wealth of interesting militaria, especially if you know what you are looking at, but wrap up warm!

The strapline, for the Cobbaton Combat Collection is 'A Hobby which got out of hand', and there is... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this place, eccentric and random, but this made it more interesting in my opinion. Poignant pictures of the concentration camps, sound effects, lots of social history items too such as a large tin of lambs livers, never knew they were ever preserved like that....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this to be an incredible collection and for anyone interested in Militaria it will be a must.What started out as a hobby has become a tremendous collection from the smallest exhibit to the largest they are packed in with labels to tell you...More

1  Thank swift-simba
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Drove all the way there on all the little one track roads to find it closed. (Says open on Google) One very disappointed husband... Also it's £9 per adult now.

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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Very interesting place, not crowded and fun to wander around. Staff are very helpful.The shop there is well stocked and plenty for souvenirs

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Reviewed 2 October 2018

I learned about this museum via an article in a German magazine and as we were visiting the Bovington Tank Museum with a party of 40 Friends of the Belgian Tank Museum the day before, I grasped the opportunity to add this museum to our...More

1  Thank YvoVandenbempt
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyable visit, lots to see. Good value for money, friendly and helpful staff. Vehicles look like they have been used, rather than highly polished and preserved, which adds greatly to the experience. Large amount of weapons on display, plus displays related to Home Front...More

1  Thank 105malcolmh
Reviewed 28 September 2018

The strapline, for the Cobbaton Combat Collection is 'A Hobby which got out of hand', and there is certainly a delightfully chaotic and eclectic overall feel to this collection. Entry is not cheap, but this is a privately owned exhibit, so I imagine that funding...More

2  Thank HappyInSalop
Reviewed 24 September 2018

I can believe that anyone with a keen interest in Military History and equipment would be fascinated with this amazing collection. I would not say that I have a keen interest but the sheer quantity of items on display , from tiny bullets to huge...More

1  Thank Dinah L
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Outstanding collection of war memorabilia,home front etc We were amazed at how much was there. It would be great if it was enlarged and spread out more. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Theresa C
Reviewed 9 September 2018

A nice museum if you are interested in WW2 military items.There are loads of tanks and other artefacts jam packed into 3 areas. My partner found it most interesting and I enjoyed parts of it. We spent just over an hour here on a rainy...More

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7 May 2017|
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£8 adults £4 kids £6 Oaps
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26 April 2016|
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There was a group in front of me who had several members in wheelchairs and they didn't seem to have a problem getting around. Dogs allowed on the grounds but not in the buildings and as everything is inside, no dogs are... More
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£9 adults £4 children