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It is 20 miles from Leighton Buzzard to Hitchin and 32 miles from Rushden to Luton.

Airports Airport indicated is Luton.

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Attraction 1 - Woburn Abbey, Woburn, Bedfordshire, MK17 9WA. Tel: 01525 290666. woburnabbey.co.uk.
Attraction 2 - Bedford Museum, Castle Lane, Bedford, MK40 3XD. Tel: 01234 353323. bedfordmuseum.org.
Attraction 3 - Whipsnade Wild Animal Park, Whipsnade, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 2LF.
Attraction 4 - Mead Open Farm, Stanbridge Road, Billington, Nr. Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 9JH. Tel: 01525 852954. meadopenfarm.co.uk
Attraction 5 - Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire SG3 6PY. Tel: +44 01438 812661. knebworthhouse.com

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Attractions Bedford Museum, Castle Lane, Bedford, MK40 3XD. Tel: 01234 353323. The collections of some 20,000 items cover the wide range of domestic, corporate, military and agricultural life as well as local crafts and industries. The Museum shop offers a variety of interesting and unusual gift ideas, including toys for children. A coffee machine with seating is available in the entrance hall. www.bedfordmuseum.org. Location: In the centre of Bedford.

Bedford Museum

Attractions Bedford Castle is located in the town centre, off High Street. The earliest castle was built soon after the Norman Conquest of 1066. Damaged motte is all that remains. In the 19th century, the northern part of the motte was used as an icehouse. A major facelift for Bedford Castle Mound was completed in May 2004. Location: In the centre of Bedford.

Bedford Castle

Attractions Twinwood Events Ltd, Twinwood Road, Clapham, Bedfordshire, MK41 6AB. Tel: 01234 350413. Twinwood Events Limited was formed to promote the events and concerts held at the newly constructed outdoor arena atTwinwood Airfield.The Annual Glenn Miller Festival is now held each August bank holiday. The Glenn Miller Festival incorporates many top Big Bands. The Glenn Miller Museum is open during the warmer months at Weekends from 10.30am to 4pm. twinwoodevents.comAbout 2 miles north of Bedford.

Glenn Miller Museum

Attractions Kimbolton Castle, Kimbolton, Huntingdon, PE28 0EA. Tel: 01480 860 505. Kimbolton Castle is best known as the final home (or prison) of King Henry VIII's first queen, Catherine of Aragon. Although the Castle now belongs to Kimbolton School, visitors can still see the impressive range of State Rooms, with an outstanding set of murals by Pellegrini. We regret that access to the State Rooms is difficult for visitors with limited mobility and that there is no wheelchair access. About 10 miles north of Bedford.

Kimbolton Castle

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Attractions Woburn Abbey, Woburn, Bedfordshire, MK17 9WA. Tel: 01525 290666. With the Safari Park, this is one of the major attractions in the region. www.woburnabbey.co.uk. About 7 miles north of Dunstable.

Woburn Abbey

Attractions Whipsnade Wild Animal Park, Whipsnade, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 2LF. The country home of the Zoological Society of London, (London Zoo). About 2 miles south of Dunstable.

Whipsnade Wild Animal Park
Snakes and Ladders, Syon Park, Brentford, Middlesex, TW8 8JF. Abingdon Tel: 01235 522 227. Brentford Tel: 020 8847 0946. Dunstable Tel: 01582 660 111. Slough Tel: 01753 694 090.

Play on the massive three-tier playframe, enjoy the slides, rope climbs, tunnels and ball ponds – all designed for lively kids to let off steam. Big fun for tiny tots too in our special safe play area. Comfortable seating, coffee and snacks are available in the café area overlooking the playframe. Birthday Parties and Group Bookings welcome. Open 7 days a week. Snakes and Ladders can be found at Abingdon, Brentford, Dunstable and Slough. www.snakes-and-ladders.co.uk

Snakes and Ladders

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Visitor attractions and information for Flitwick

Attractions Woburn Abbey, Woburn, Bedfordshire, MK17 9WA. Tel: 01525 290666. With the Safari Park, this is one of the major attractions in the region. www.woburnabbey.co.uk. About 4 miles west of Flitwick.

Woburn Abbey

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Visitor attractions and information for Leighton Buzzard

Attractions Woburn Abbey, Woburn, Bedfordshire, MK17 9WA. Tel: 01525 290666. With the Safari Park, this is one of the major attractions in the region. www.woburnabbey.co.uk. About 5 miles north of Leighton Buzzard.

Woburn Abbey
 

 Attractions Mead Open Farm, Stanbridge Road, Billington, Nr. Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 9JH. Tel: 01525 852954. www.meadopenfarm.co.uk
 

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Visitor attractions and information for Luton

Attractions Woburn Abbey, Woburn, Bedfordshire, MK17 9WA. Tel: 01525 290666. With the Safari Park, this is one of the major attractions in the region. www.woburnabbey.co.uk. About 7 miles west of Luton.

Woburn Abbey

Attractions Whipsnade Wild Animal Park, Whipsnade, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 2LF. The country home of the Zoological Society of London, (London Zoo). About 5 miles west of Luton.

Whipsnade Wild Animal Park

Attractions Herts County Show, The Showground, Dunstable Road, Redbourn, Herts. AL3 7PT. Tel: 01582 792626. Traditional County Show held annually on the 2nd bank holiday in May. www.hertsshow.com. About 4 miles west of Luton. The Showground is located 300 metres from Junction 9 of the M1. The Showground is signposted from the motorway.

Herts County Show

Attractions Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire SG3 6PY. Tel: +44 01438 812661. Knebworth House is unique - originally a red-brick Tudor manor house, it was transformed in 1843 into the gothic fantasy we see today, with turrets, griffins and gargoyles. A walk from room to room is a journey back in time. Knebworth is easily accessible by all forms of transport from most areas of the UK. www.knebworthhouse.com. About 8 miles east of Luton.

Knebworth House

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