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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 Luton Town Football Club 2020 Ltd to your Itinerary

    Luton Town Football Club 2020 Ltd

    Address

    Kenilworth Stadium, 1 Maple Road East, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 8AW

    Telephone

    01582 411622

    Luton

    Luton Town FC is Bedfordshire's only professional association football club, and have been based at Kenilworth Road, Luton since 1905.
    Founded in 1885, their nickname "the Hatters" comes from the town's historical links to the hat trade. From...

  3. 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...

  4. Priory Church of St Peter

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    Priory Church of St Peter

    Address

    Church Street, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 3SF

    Telephone

    01582 477422

    Dunstable

    A Grade I Listed building which is an active parish church. It is the surviving part of an Augustian priory founded in 1131.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. Bromham Mill and Gallery

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    Bromham Mill and Gallery

    Address

    Bridge End, Bromham, Bedfordshire, MK43 8LP

    Telephone

    01234 824330

    Bromham

    Restored watermill in working condition. Selling stoneground wholemeal flour, static displays of machinery. Art gallery, craft sales, gift shop and cafe. Picnic meadow.

  8. 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.

  9. The Olde Watermill Shopping Village

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    The Olde Watermill Shopping Village

    Address

    Barton Mill Lane, Barton-le-Clay, Bedfordshire, MK45 4RF

    Telephone

    0845 8720507

    Barton-le-Clay

    This unique historic watermill houses gifts including fairies, glassware and candles. Our garden centre surrounds the mill pond and there are places to rest and relax.

  10. 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.

  11. De Grey Mausoleum

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    De Grey Mausoleum

    Address

    Church Lane, Flitton, Bedfordshire, MK45 5EL

    Telephone

    01223 582766

    Flitton

    A large mortuary chapel of the de Greys of Wrest Park containing fine sculptured tombs of monuments from 16th-19thC and some brass and alabaster.

  12. 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.

  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. 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.

  15. 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.

  16. 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.

  17. 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.

  18. 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.

  19. Wardown Park Museum

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    Wardown Park Museum

    Address

    Old Bedford Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU2 7HA

    Telephone

    01582 546 722

    Luton

    The museum is situated in the beautiful landscaped of Wardown Park. Visitors can enjoy the special exhibitions and an extensive programme of events.

  20. 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.

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