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  • Round and Round the Garden - A Celebration of Horticulture in Art

    Continues Until 29th September 2019

    Wixamtree Gallery, Free Entry

    Celebrate all things gardens and gardening in art and explore how they have provided inspiration for artists including Pre-Raphaelite John Everett Millais, Walter Sickert and Joan Eardley.

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  • Dreams and Nightmares

    12th October 2019 - 22nd March 2020

    Wixamtree and Connections Gallery, Free Entry

    Discover artists’ depictions of dreams and nightmares in this exhibition drawn from the internationally renowned Cecil Higgins Art Gallery Collection.

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  • The Journey from Bunyan to the Brickworks

    Continues until 29 September 2019

    Connections Gallery, Free Entry

    Explore the journey of pride, inspiration and hope made by John Bunyan, alongside the stories of the people that travelled to Bedford to work at the Brickworks after the Second World War.

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Opening Hours

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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