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Higgins Bedford, The

Higgins Bedford, The,Bedford Information
Embark on a fascinating journey through the human and natural history of North Bedfordshire, pausing briefly to glimpse at wonders from more distant lands. Go back in time to visit the delightful rural room sets and the Old School Museum, where Blackbeard's sword, ŽOld Billy' the record breaking longest-lived horse and numerous other treasures and curiosities can be found. Housed in the former Higgins and Sons Brewery, Bedford Museum is situated within the picturesque gardens of Bedford Castle, beside the Great Ouse embankment. The charming courtyard and well laid out galleries provide an excellent setting for the rich and varied nature of the collections. Family activities on selected days. There is a charge for guided tours which must be booked in advance. Facilities for people with disabilities. Museum shop, coffee shop and rooms available for hire.
Higgins Bedford, The,Bedford Address
map
Higgins Bedford, The
Castle Lane
Bedford
Bedfordshire
MK40 3XD
Map and Directions
Higgins Bedford, The,Bedford Telephone No.
01234 718618
Higgins Bedford, The,Bedford Fax. No.
01234 718619
hours
Tuesday - Saturday: 11am - 5pm
Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday:
2 - 5pm
Closed on Mondays
food
Light Refreshments
parking
  • Parking Nearby
  • Parking On Site
Children
Pushchair Access
disabled facilities
Disabled Access
pets
Guide Dogs Allowed
facilities
  • All Weather Attraction
  • Allow 1-2 Hours For Visit
  • Discount Voucher Available
  • Education Pack Available
  • Family Friendly
  • Gift Shop Or Shop
  • Guided Tours Available
  • Holds Special Events
  • Picnic Areas
directions
Rail: Bedford