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Cobbaton Combat Collection

Chittlehampton, Bideford EX37 9RZ, England
+44 1769 540740
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One Mans Shed

proper old style museum none of your Stainless and Glass nonsense .You are allowed to touch and you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
davidpickard
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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
a military historian's dream

My son is obsessed with military history, he has been twice. Amazing collection and very nice... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
KCampbell17499
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
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Chittlehampton, Bideford EX37 9RZ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

proper old style museum none of your Stainless and Glass nonsense .You are allowed to touch and you feel connected

Thank davidpickard
Reviewed 29 October 2017

My son is obsessed with military history, he has been twice. Amazing collection and very nice people.

Thank KCampbell17499
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

My son (8) and 1 love this type of place and dragged the girls along too. I wasn’t expecting much tbh but I was really surprised at the range and quality of this collection. The museum itself feels like is in the middle of nowhere...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Took our army mad little boy and both he and my hubby thoroughly enjoyed it!! Excellent service at the cafe too lovely food and staff so helpful. Highly recommended and clear the owner knows his history!!

Thank Emmpaulwhite
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Museums are museums, Cobbaton is something else, it’s much more real and alive and found in a oasis of nature. A marvelous collection of historical artifacts from various Wars, from modern day to colonial days, Tanks, Arms, equipment, and much more! Wonderful place to visit...More

Thank VikingKrishna
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Kevin's idea of heaven! That said I really enjoyed the visit, there is so much there to look at, we even found from packages from Chilwell Depot where Kevin completed his apprenticeship! and I found a game that I used to play at my Grandparents...More

Thank Juliet W
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Really enjoyed our time here, the helpful staff and tea in enamel cups from the NAAFI van just added to the experience. So much to see here and so atmospheric.

Thank clive140359
Reviewed 12 September 2017

There is a huge amount of militaria. Including tanks, armoured cars, uniforms and weapons/kit from various eras. WW1 WW2 Falklands and Desert Storm.

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Quite a drive to find the place, but a nice little attraction for military lovers. It does look a little tired and could do with a little t l c. for example - cleaning, better dummies, lighting of displays. Lots of interesting items and the...More

Thank Mrs G
Reviewed 1 September 2017

a visit which my kids were asking questions all the time they really enjoyed and went around a second time recommend as visit covers most of the wars machinery and guns well worth going to

Thank ollie290
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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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