Welcome to The Higgins

  • Edward Bawden (1903-1989) Aesop's Fables: Ant and Grasshopper,

    1970 Copyright The Edward Bawden Estate

    Bawden's Beasts exhibition

    10th February 2018 to 27th January 2019

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  • Celebrating Women of Bedfordshire

    Celebrating Women Of Bedfordshire

    10th March - 23rd September

    Free to visit.

    The exhibition will highlight the work of women who have achieved in the fields of Suffrage & Politics, Education, Sport, Community Power, STEM, Wartime, Business, and the Arts. From aviators to opera singers, designers to engineers, and rugby players to Suffragettes Bedfordshire has a long history of great women.

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  • Break The Stigma Art Workshops

    Break the Stigma Art Workshops
    In partnership with Bedfordshire Recovery College and East London NHS Foundation Trust, The Higgins are hosting a series of art workshops that aim to tackle discrimination and prejudice surrounding mental health. These workshops are free to attend and open to all. Find out more >

    Thursdays 2 - 4pm

    Saturdays 11am - 4pm

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The Higgins Bedford

Castle Lane


Mk40 3XD

01234 718618

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Tue - Sat:

11am - 5pm

Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday:

2- 5pm

Closed Mondays


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