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Group Visits

John Bunyan Museum

John Bunyan Museum

Address

Bunyan Meeting Free Church,
Mill Street,
Bedford,
Bedfordshire,
MK40 3EU

Details

The John Bunyan Museum offers a fascinating insight into the life of John Bunyan, whose most celebrated work 'The Pilgrim's Progress' is known worldwide. The museum is full of his personal possessions and the library has over 200 foreign language editions of 'The Pilgrim's Progress'. The Bunyan Meeting Free Church with its modern stained glass windows should be included in your visit.

OPENING TIMES: Museum open 1 March to 29 October, Tuesday to Saturday 1100-1600 (last entry 1545). Closed Good Friday. Groups and school parties welcome throughout the year by prior arrangement.
SUGGESTED LENGTH OF VISIT: 1 hour.

GROUP TRAVEL FACILITIES:
Free preliminary visit for group organiser, coach parking nearby, coach drop off/pick up point, guided group tours, evening visits by arrangement, toilets, shop, cafe/restaurant, wheelchair access, corporate hospitality.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsWelcome HostAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

Groups/school parties (10 or more) welcome throughout the year by prior arrangement.

Prices

GROUP RATES:
Admission free - donations welcome.

Directions

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Map reference: TL 051498  Lat: 52.13650 Long: -0.46578

By Road:
From the M1: A421 to Bedford town centre follow signs for museums.

By Public Transport:
From Bedford, Midland Road station it is 15 minutes' walk to John Bunyan Museum and Bunyan Meeting Free Church.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Bedford station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing

Groups/school parties (10 or more) welcome throughout the year by prior arrangement.