Museum and Gardens
Opening Hours for April - 11.00-16.00 Thursday - Saturday
Opening Hours 2nd May- 29th September - 11.00-17.00 Thursday- Sunday
June- August - 11.00-16.00 Monday- Wednesday
The Panacea Museum is free to all. There is no charge for exhibitions or group tours but some activities may need to be booked in advance.
On foot: Bedford, MK40 3NX, opposite the Higgins Museum and Gallery and near the Bunyan Museum. There are bicycle racks at the entrance to the museum.
By public transport: The museum is located in the town centre and is easily accessible from Bedford’s railway and bus stations. To plan a journey by train please click here. To plan a journey by bus please click here.
By car: There is no public on-site parking. However, pay and display parking is available in the surrounding streets. There is also a multi-storey car park is in Lurke Street only a few minutes’ walk from the museum. Please click here for further details of public parking in Bedford.