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Sgt Bilko's Vintage Emporium and The Phil Silvers Archival Museum

Closed Now: 11:00 - 17:00
Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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TV memories truly jogged

Wonderful surprise to find this little gem nestling in Fargo Village. For all ages but especially... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Excellent and interesting

Great collection of items and all well displayed, very interesting to walk around and the setting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Sgt Bilko's Vintage Emporium is a unique venture situated in Fargo Creative Village specialising in vintage and modern film, stage and television memorabilia. With a strong emphasis of everything 'cult' the store will cater for a wide range of...more
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Unit 2C Fargo Village Far Gosford Street | Far Gosford Street, Coventry CV1 5ED, England
+44 7773 579181
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful surprise to find this little gem nestling in Fargo Village. For all ages but especially those of a certain age who remeber balack and white TV and the shows (especially made in the USA) which spoke of a simpler and less pc age. Made...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great collection of items and all well displayed, very interesting to walk around and the setting is friendly and welcoming.

Thank Cruggy M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The only thing I can say is WOW. Steve's knowledge is amazing and his work in preserving and honouring the work and legacy of one of the world's funniest comedians has to be acknowledged. Amazing displays and fabulous rare items couple with really interesting facts...More

Thank JitterbugsIreland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this great place on our way through Coventry. It's in a funky area of Coventry which is itself a great visit. The owner, Steve has a great depth of knowledge on all things Bilko and Phil Silvers, having devoted much of his time to...More

Thank bingleyman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this little gem by accident. Well worth the visit & brought back great memories of Sgt Bilko and It's a mad, mad, mad, mad, mad world. Well done Steve for a great collection.

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 15 August 2018

If you find yourself in Coventry, a visit to Steve at the Phil Silvers Archival Museum is a must. Inside you will find the only space dedicated to Phil Silvers and Sgt. Bilko in the world. Steve will share his knowledge and passion as he...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 14 August 2018

This has got to be the smallest museum we've ever been to but wow, what a fantastic collection of memorabilia. The owner Steve is absolutely charming and his knowledge of all things Phil Silvers and Bilko knows no bounds. As a kid always watched Phil...More

Thank polomint765
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Great place to visit to learn about Phil Silvers and his famous TV Programme Sgt Bilko. Spent a happy Sunday talking to the owner of the collection. Well worth a visit if you are in Coventry. Easy walking distance from City Centre.

1  Thank bonkers2849
Reviewed 29 July 2018

If you have any interest in Phil Silvers work - particularly in his role as Sgt. Bilko, then this is the place to go. Make sure you have time to chat with Steve.

1  Thank moffitts2018
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Despite being a Phil Silvers fan; this little nugget of cool (genuine 'cool'... not 'MTV cool') was just as much a tour through golden-age Hollywood. Loads of authentic Silvers knickknacks and outfits alongside authentic 50s/60s LA paraphernalia: As interesting for hardcore Bilko-nuts as it is...More

1  Thank PaulLeKeux
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