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  1. Add The Shuttleworth Collection to your Itinerary

    The Shuttleworth Collection

    Address

    Old Warden Aerodrome, Old Warden, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 9EP

    Telephone

    01767 627927

    Biggleswade

    A unique historical collection of aircraft from a 1909 Bleriot to a 1942 Spitfire in flying condition, and cars dating from an 1898 Panhard in running order.

  2. Add Stotfold Watermill & Nature Reserve to your Itinerary

    Stotfold Watermill & Nature Reserve

    Address

    Mill Lane, Stotfold, Bedfordshire, SG5 4NU

    Telephone

    01462 734541

    Stotfold

    Stotfold Watermill and Nature Reserve

    Visit this Grade II working watermill with its own 8.5 acres of local nature reserve. The mill has three fully accessible floors to explore along with live milling demonstrations on open days. You can also...

  3. Add Priory House Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

    Priory House Heritage Centre

    Address

    33 High Street South, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 3RZ

    Telephone

    01582 890270

    Dunstable

    Thirteenth century grade 2 listed building incorporating TIC, tea rooms & gift shop situated in the beautiful Priory Gardens.

  4. The Glenn Miller Museum

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    The Glenn Miller Museum

    Address

    Twinwood Events Ltd, Twinwood Road, Clapham, Bedfordshire, MK41 6AB

    Telephone

    01923 282725

    Clapham

    Museums include: Glenn Miller Museum, Aviation Museum, Home Front Museum and 1940s house, Motor Transport Section, Summer of '44 Museum and the Axis Museum.

  5. Houghton House

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    Houghton House

    Address

    Nr Ampthill, BEDFORD, Bedfordshire, MK45 2EZ

    Telephone

    01223 582700

    BEDFORD

    The ruins of a 17th century country house, built in the heights near Ampthill and believed to be the, House Beautiful in Bunyan's, The Pilgrim's Progress.

  6. John Bunyan Museum

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    John Bunyan Museum

    Address

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

    Telephone

    01234 213722

    Bedford

    Museum housing the personal effects of John Bunyan (1628-1688) and copies of The Pilgrim's Progress in over 200 languages, together with other works by Bunyan.

  7. John Dony Field Centre

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    John Dony Field Centre

    Address

    Hancock Drive, Bushmead, Luton, LU2 7SF

    Telephone

    01582 486983

    Bushmead

    Natural history site with displays featuring local/natural history, conservation and archaeology.

  8. Harlington Manor

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    Harlington Manor

    Address

    Westoning Road, LU5 6LD

    Telephone

    (01525) 632754

    The house is famous as the venue for the interrogation of John Bunyan, by the then owner, Sir Francis Wingate, in 1660, prior to Bunyan being sent to Bedford gaol.

  9. Mentmore Towers

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    Mentmore Towers

    Address

    Leighton Buzzard, LU7 0QH

    Telephone

    01296 662183

    Mentmore Towers was built in 1855 for Baron Meyer Amschel de Rothschild.

  10. Bushmead Priory

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    Bushmead Priory

    Address

    Colmworth, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK44 2LD

    Telephone

    01223 582700

    Bedford

    A small Augustinian priory founded in about 1195 with a magnificent 13thC timber roof of crown-post construction. There are also medieval wall paintings and stained glass.

  11. Stevington Windmill

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    Stevington Windmill

    Address

    Stevington, Bedfordshire, MK43 7QG

    Telephone

    01234 824330

    Bedfordshire

    A fully-restored 18thC postmill.

  12. Elstow Moot Hall

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    Elstow Moot Hall

    Address

    Elstow Moot Hall, Elstow Green, Church End, Elstow, Bedfordshire, MK42 9XT

    Telephone

    01234 266889

    Church End, Elstow

    Medieval Market house set on tranquil village green. Collection of 17thC furniture and items relating to life & works of John Bunyan.

  13. Willington Dovecote and Stables

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    Willington Dovecote and Stables

    Address

    Church End, Willington, Bedfordshire, MK44 3PX

    Telephone

    01284 747500

    Willington

    Tudor dovecote and stable, part of a now vanished manor.

  14. All Saints Church, Odell

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    All Saints Church, Odell

    Address

    The Rectory, High Street, Odell, Bedfordshire, MK43 7AA

    Telephone

    01234 720 234

    Odell

    All Saints Church is a beautiful 15thC church of architectural and historical interest, built of Northamptonshire limestone, occupying an imposing site.

  15. Stockwood Discovery Centre

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    Stockwood Discovery Centre

    Address

    Stockwood Park, London Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 4LX

    Telephone

    01582 548600

    Luton

    Stockwood Discovery Centre offers interactive displays, a variety of gardens and collections, a children's play area, bee gallery and much more. It is a wonderful attraction and museum.

  16. Woburn Heritage Centre

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    Woburn Heritage Centre

    Address

    Old St Mary's Church, Bedford Street, Woburn, Bedfordshire, MK17 9PJ

    Telephone

    01525 290631

    Woburn

    Woburn Heritage Centre houses a small accredited museum of local history and a tourist information point. Open Easter to Oct, Admission is free.

  17. Add The Higgins Bedford to your Itinerary

    The Higgins Bedford

    Address

    Castle Lane, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK40 3XD

    Telephone

    01234 718618

    Bedford

    The Higgins Bedford showcases wonderful and varied collections including fine and decorative arts, world-class watercolour and prints and unique groups of work by the designers William Burges and Edward Bawden.

  18. Danish Camp Riverside Visitor Centre

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    Danish Camp Riverside Visitor Centre

    Address

    Chapel Lane, Willington, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK44 3QG

    Telephone

    01234 838709

    Bedford

    A Norwegian log cabin in a tranquil riverside location. Cycle hire, country walks and escorted tours around moated site with wildfowl collection, by arrangement. Food and drinks served all day.

  19. Roman Sandy Story

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    Roman Sandy Story

    Address

    Council Offices, 10 Cambridge Road, Sandy, Bedfordshire, SG19 1JF

    Telephone

    01767 681491

    Sandy

    A permanent 'mini' museum telling the story of Roman Sandy.

  20. Someries Castle

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    Someries Castle

    Address

    Hyde, Bedfordshire, LU2 9PL

    Telephone

    0300 3005511

    Bedfordshire

    Someries castle's name was derived from William de Someries who had a residence on the site. The site was acquired by Magnate Lord Wenlock in 1430 and work commenced on building the mansion.

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