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The Higgins Bedford

The Higgins Bedford is a Bedford Borough Council run cultural service that celebrates the inspiring stories of local people, encourages a sense of place for Bedford and the surrounding area, and showcases outstanding and varied collections.

The Higgins Bedford is open. The museum has free entry and tickets can be booked in advance here. The museum is open Tuesday – Saturday 11am-5pm and Sunday 2pm-5pm.

The art gallery and museum has permanent displays of archaeology, social history, drawings, paintings, prints and decorative arts as well as a busy programme of:

  • temporary exhibitions from renowned artists
  • lively family events
  • school holidays activities
  • health and wellbeing activities
  • talks from experts

Visit The Higgins Bedford website to find out more.