How to find us

The museum address is :
9 Newnham Road,
MK40 3NX

The museum is located in the town centre and is easily accessible from Bedford’s  railway and bus stations. To plan a journey by train please click here. To plan a journey by bus please click here.


There is no public on-site parking.  However, pay and display parking is available in the surrounding streets. There is also a multi-storey car park is in Lurke Street only a few minutes walk from the museum.  Please click here for further details of public parking in Bedford.


One disabled parking space allocated for wheelchair access is available at 9 Newnham Road, Bedford.  If you wish to use this facility please contact the museum before you visit.

The main museum building is fully accessible,  However access is limited in the grounds and other buildings which have steps, uneven surfaces and narrow doorways.

Visiting times

To find out our visiting hours, please click here.

Contact details for the museum can be found here.