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Welcome to The Higgins

Higgins Reopening

We are Open

Measures are in place for the safety of staff, volunteers and visitors, and to help ensure an enjoyable experience for all. To help manage the number of people in the museum, capacity has been reduced and visitors will need to book a free timed entry ticket in advance.

Christmas Stars - Free Family Christmas Crafts

Christmas Stars - Free Family Christmas Crafts

Sundays: 5 & 12 December

Drop in anytime between 2pm - 4pm, Free Entry Pop into The Higgins Bedford and create your own paper Christmas star to add to your decorations at home.

going to town

Going to Town - 200 Years of Bedford's Art

10 July 2021 - 20 March 2022

Wixamtree Gallery, Free Entry Celebrate artists views of Bedford and the surrounding area from the past two centuries, highlighting their fascination of the town and River Great Ouse.