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Bedford Park

Bedford Park, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK40 2PF
01234 718453
Average time spent - 1 hours
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Things to do at Bedford Park review

Bedford Park is located just north of Bedford town centre in Bedfordshire. It is a Grade II listed English Heritage Victorian park and it was first created back in 1888. The park is one of five Bedford Borough Council managed parks that have been awarded a Green Flag. This scheme recognises quality parks and open spaces around the world.

The general Victoria design of the park has been maintained to this day. The original bandstand is still in use, as is the cricket Pavillion. The park is also close to Robinson swimming pool which is the main public swimming pool in Bedford.

There are many facilities at the park. These include a basketball county, bowls green, cricket pitches, football pitches and an outdoor gym. Plus there are play areas, rounders pitches and tennis courts. The park also has a lake and hard-surfaced paths. They also host a number of yearly events at the park such as live music.

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FAQ and Further Information Bedford Park

Is there food and drink available?

There is a cafe that sells hot and cold food and drinks. You are welcome to picnic in the park.

What are the main things to do?

Park with play area, tennis courts, cricket, football pitches and more with a Victorian feel and design. There are toilets (a charge applies) and a cafe.

What are the ticket prices?

*FREE
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *FREE the park is free to visit. There may be a small charge for some of the facilities.

Is there parking?

There are 3 hours of free parking, you will need to validate your ticket.

When are they open?

Bedford Park is open all year round.

Dog friendly?

Dogs are welcome.

Are they accessible?

No information has been provided

Bedford Park
Bedford Park

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