John Bunyan Museum, together with Bunyan Meeting offers groups a fascinating and enjoyable visit that works well stand-alone, or as part of a half or full-day visit.

Click here for a group booking form*.

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Complete and save the form and email it to


Print off the form, complete and post it to The Curator, John Bunyan Museum, Bunyan Meeting, Mill Street, Bedford, MK40 3EU

* It is advisable to contact us before submitting your form to ensure that your preferred dates and times are available. 


A typical Museum and Church visit lasts 1.5 hours and comprises:

  • welcome talk and orientation

  • museum tour and time to browse

  • Time to visit the shop

  • Bunyan Meeting talk and time to explore.


  • £3 a head, including museum and church talks


Group size minimum 10, maximum 50


  • Tea or coffee and biscuits £1 per head. Served in Bunyan Meeting’s historic Large Hall.

  • Light refreshments (sandwiches, cake, and drinks) available in the Foyer Coffee Shop. (Max group size 20 - please request at time of booking for menu and prices) 

  • Hot food served in the large hall 12-2pm as part of Wednesday lunches - ask at time of booking for menu and prices (Min two week notice required for order)


Working in partnership with ‘Heritage Bedford’ we offer a range of activities to add to your museum visit and make a full John Bunyan or Bedford Heritage day out.

Or visit one of the other museums in Bedford, just 2 mins walk from John Bunyan Museum:


We can also come out to speak to your group; we offer talks of 30mins, 45mins, and 60mins (see below) 

CLICK HERE to download a booking form

(download G2 payment form)




John Bunyan: His Life and Times. A talk about Bedfordshire’s famous son, John Bunyan, his life, times, and world renown work; The Pilgrim’s Progress.

Longer talks may also include use of the museum’s handling collection, in which case a table will be required.           

*Travel costs charged at £0.45ppm