Explore Bedford

Bedford Town

There's Plenty To Do...

Bedford is just a short drive from us at Wyboston Lakes Resort at only 12 miles away. There you will find a range of things to do from exploring local attractions, to family friendly activities. See below for some of our favourites...

Here you'll enjoy a range of activities, stretching from escape rooms to indoor skydiving and surfing. It's a great place for all of the family to come and enjoy.

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Here you can enjoy a simple walk with family, and head to the all-day cafe for a much needed break. The summer months shows this beautiful park off and all the facilities it has to offer: 

  • Basketball court
  • Bowls green 
  • Café
  • Car park on site (three hours free parking with a ticket)
  • Cricket pitches 
  • Football pitches 
  • Outdoor gym
  • Play areas 
  • Rounders pitches 
  • Tennis courts

Slightly further on from Bedford, but still around a 40 minute drive is Mead Open Farm. A great day out for the children to enjoy, they can get involved in all sorts of adventures. 

On top of that there is an abundance of animals for the children to pet, feed, and generally enjoy. 

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Fun for all! If the weather isn't great and you're not at Ride Leisure on-site, this is a great alternative. The facility has swimming pools with wave machines, flumes and bubbles, all something the kids will love!

If you don't fancy getting wet, relax in the cafe, or take some time in the gym.

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Enjoy this one, as well as watching the children have fun. On-site you'll find easy parking which leads straight to the railway. After a short trip on the main line you'll reach the minature railways.

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This museum tells the story of the humble Bedford man who wrote The Pilgrim’s Progress, one of the greatest novels in the English language. During his remarkable life Bunyan was a soldier, tinker, preacher and dissenter...

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Kempston Outdoor Centre offer a full range of adventurous and outdoor education activities, and national award training on and off site. More than enough to train, strain and happy-brain your active kids over 6.

If you'd like to visit their website for opening times and prices please click here.