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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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Small family run venture.

Aas you enter the first thing that greets you is someone getting his haircut. The railway exhibit... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ian F
,
N Ireland
A labour of love

By the 3 amazing barber brothers who have salvaged and beautifully restored so much local railway... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Dorisdormouse
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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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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+44 28 6632 7488
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
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
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
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
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
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

Thank 24,101,148
Reviewed 17 July 2017

What an interesting place to visit! Having lived through the era of steam trains I found this very fascinating. Although the space is limited, there is a tremendous amount of memorabilia. It is up some quite steep stairs so not accessible for less abled people....More

Thank keithsmith7mr
Reviewed 30 June 2017

I was aware of this attraction from a news item on TV and finding myself in Enniskillen I took the opportunity to pay it a visit. I am of an age that I remember steam trains running regular services and it was a wonderful surprise...More

Thank DGN49
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This visit entailed a 200 mile round trip but it was worth every mile. A Tardis is how I would describe it. Got there and thought this won't take long but, although quite small, it is crammed with memorabilia of all sorts. Railways (mainly), buses...More

Thank Terence K
Headhunter1, Owner at Headhunters Barber Shop & Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Terence K, Thank you for visiting Headhunters and delighted that you enjoyed your visit. We enjoy welcoming the many visitors who make the pilgrimage to the world's only barber shop & railway museum. Its lovely to receive such a positive and encouraging review on...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Where else can you get your hair cut in a railway museum! The museum is small but informative, and the owner very eager to speak about local social history. Plus got a good beard trim & haircut for only £6. Bargain!More

Thank MikeMcGovern
Headhunter1, Owner at Headhunters Barber Shop & Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Dear MikeMcGovern Thanks for visiting Headhunters and posting such a lovely review. We really appreciate everyone who visits us and have the distinction of being the world's only barber shop & railway museum! This year we are marking the 60th anniversary of the closure of...More

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