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John Bunyan Meeting House and Museum

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Dedicated to the works of Bedford's most famous son, John Bunyan, author of 'PilgrIm's Progress... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
michael m
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Persons interested in the history of religion and the efforts of John Bunyan would enjoy visiting... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

Dedicated to the works of Bedford's most famous son, John Bunyan, author of 'PilgrIm's Progress'. An excellently set out small museum covering his life, and work with pleasant informative assistants. John Bunyan fanatics - oh you kids! - might wish to get their extra shot...More

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NicolaS4226, Manager at John Bunyan Meeting House and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thank you for the fab review, glad you enjoyed your visit

Reviewed 1 October 2018

Persons interested in the history of religion and the efforts of John Bunyan would enjoy visiting Bunyan Meeting and its garden. Interestingly, this important building is situated between the house that prison reformer John Howard once occupied and his chapel, which is now a night...More

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NicolaS4226, Manager at John Bunyan Meeting House and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for your kind review. We are pleased you enjoyed your visit - John Howard also gifted part of his garden to the church as a graveyard (now a garden of remembrance) and attended the church before the "New Meeting" later "Howard Chapel" was...More

Reviewed 21 June 2018

I read about the Pilgrims Progress as a child and when I travelled to UK, I happened to be in Bedford for a while. I took the opportunity to attend one of the 2 Sunday Church Services at John Bunyan and visited the Museum too....More

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Nicola S, Manager at John Bunyan Meeting House and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you for your review - we are so pleased that you had such a wonderful experience

Reviewed 2 June 2018

Bunyan's "Pilgrim's Progress" is one of the best selling books in English of all time and has been translated into many, many languages as they will tell you and show their Bunyan Library.The information provived and the fascinating exhibits make for a very enjoyable and...More

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Nicola S, Manager at John Bunyan Meeting House and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you for the fantastic review, we are very pleased you enjoyed your visit and had such a wonderful experience.

Reviewed 12 May 2018

In the past, as part of Youth Inspired, which is just across the road - an establishment that hosts educational classes specialising in art, cookery, etc. - I have been so proud, as one of their students, to display my artwork on a couple of...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

We visited many of the museums in this quarter of Bedford and found this very a interesting part of our history not previously understood, it is now and well worth the view.

Thank JILL G
Nicola S, Manager at John Bunyan Meeting House and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Thank you for the lovely review, we are really pleased you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 4 May 2018

Well I’ve live here in Bedford all my life and never visited the museum. Free, interesting and staff very informative. Worth a visit.

Thank Sarah B
Nicola S, Manager at John Bunyan Meeting House and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Thank you for the great review - we are pleased you found it interesting and our staff informative, hopefully your daughter found everything she needed for her project!

Reviewed 24 March 2018

The meeting house is a lovely contemplative place, don't miss the brass doors and the Bunyan windows. Had a great cup of tea after and everyone so friendly. The museum is full of interest and has a nice gift shop.

Thank KAW687
Nicola S, Manager at John Bunyan Meeting House and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thank you for your review, we are please you enjoyed your visit

Reviewed 21 March 2018

Free and very interesting story of a man who stuck by his principles, it was a different times. Do visit the church.

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

The museum is small but very well laid out and informative. The staff were very knowledgeable, and very friendly. They were full of helpful advice and knew their subject well. Highly recommended.

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Nicola S, Manager at John Bunyan Meeting House and Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review - we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to the museum

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keithpull52
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Response from NicolaS4226 | Property representative |
There is a coach bay behind the museum - on Castle Lane, it is mainly used for drop-off/ pick-up
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