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Cobbaton Combat Collection

Chittlehampton, Bideford EX37 9RZ, England
+44 1769 540740
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Nice collection but not a dog friendly attraction

Nice collection of military equipment from various wars including WW1, WW2, falklands, Gulf war... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Amazed at price

Went with my Husband last Tuesday was a bit shocked at price but thought must be good for price... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2017
jude c
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Chittlehampton, Bideford EX37 9RZ, England
+44 1769 540740

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice collection of military equipment from various wars including WW1, WW2, falklands, Gulf war. All the exhibits are shoved into 3 buildings and is very cluttered. It could really do with spreading out over a bigger area, so you could see everything more easily. Having...More

Thank mr_bukaroo
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Went with my Husband last Tuesday was a bit shocked at price but thought must be good for price, although they do have some rare things , you just left to go through the three sections of metal storage units one had a film running...More

Thank jude c
Reviewed 8 June 2017

My brother and I pas the sign to the combat collection last year so we decided to pay a visit, a very good mixture of guns vehicles shell uniform etc good write up explaining every thing a good two hours was sent taken it all...More

Thank PatrickP383
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Lovely experience, you can experience a bomb shelter and go in a tank, great collection of bombs, guns, granade, information sheets are very informative, even have speaches from Churchill on one of the scenes.

Thank Emily3004
Reviewed 17 April 2017

A museum of combat with an incredible range of objects including vehicles, clothing, and other artifacts from a wide range of conflicts. I was fortunate to be visiting with someone who knew about the implications of tanks having straight or sloping sides to their turrets!...More

Thank Jo P
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Myself, partner and three children aged 8,4&3 visited during our holiday to Bideford. My partner is ex military I thought this would be right up his street and it was! I wasn't sure how my children would be here due to their ages so I...More

Thank CornishMaid89
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This "museum" is one of a kind but it is not clinically clean and not laid out in any sort of regimental order. While not being able to actually touch many of the exhibits you do get up close and personal to most of them....More

Thank steffan2017
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Anyone who has an interest in world war memorabilia will have a great time here.I took visitors here for a short visit and we stayed there for a couple of hours and had to drag them away!

Thank margaret1708
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Interesting collection of combat memorabilia but could do with more explanation and human contact. What started off as a personal collection had morphed over the years - but now it has opened as a collection to the public, they could do with cleaning occasionally and...More

Thank Marie M
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The quite large but also dusty collection unfortunately misses a chronological or thematic structure. Many exhibits also lacked of more accurate information about the origin and technical specifications etc. For the shown too expensive.

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25 April 2016|
Response from mr_bukaroo | Reviewed this property |
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