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Photo Exhibition & Presentation

A Photo Exhibition that celebrates the contributions and honours the sacrifices of these ‘Askaris of the British Empire’, is at The Basement at Bunyan – part of Bunyan Meeting in Mill Street, Bedford – from Tuesday 18 to Saturday 29 September(not Sundays or Mondays) from 11.00am to 4.00pm each day.

There is also a Presentation entitled ‘Line of Duty’from 2.30 to 4.00pm on Saturday 22 September.

Both the Exhibition and the Presentation are free – but please book for the Presentation:


The Basement at Bunyan 

tel 01234 213722or 07835 261229

Learning through the Arts tel07577 273597


March 26, 2020

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April 29, 2019

An opportunity to remember the 'Windrush generation' in Family Activity Workshops that will be held during the Half Term at The Basement at Bunyan.

Poetry Writing Workshop - inspired by Windrush poetry - on Saturday 25 May between 2 and 4pm

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Come along and see The Basement at Bunyan gallery covered with original works of art by our local Bedford artists - that have been stored 'under the bed' or elsewhere in the artist's homes. 

Now these artworks have 're-emerged' to be sold at HALF PRICE!

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Calling all children to get creative and design a comic book strip based on our very own prison mouse.

All school years 1 and 2, 3 and 4, 5 and 6, and 7-11.

For this years competition we would like the children to create a Comic Book page showing a day in the life of our...

April 16, 2019

For the week before and the week after Easter you can find out about that famous son of Bedford - John Howard. The exhibition in The Basement at Bunyan explores his life and work - particularly dwelling on his drive to improve the conditions of prisoners in the goals i...

April 3, 2019

Free Easter Fun at John Bunyan Museum

Wondering what to do with the kids this Easter? Come down to John Bunyan Museum and join in with the fun and activities.

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April 1, 2019

An Exhibition of Wood Carvings - pine and ash tree trunks and branches - carved and painted to reveal their natural form and organic composition.

The Exhibition is open from 11.00am to 4.00pm

Tuesday 2 to Saturday 6 April

at The Basement at Bunyan

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