Public Library & Tourist Info Centre

Travel & Tourism Centre

Thurlow Street, Bedford MK40 1LR
Tel. 01234 718112

At Bedford's Travel and Tourism Centre you’ll find everything you need for great days out in Bedfordshire and beyond.

Opening Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9.30am - 5.00pm
Sunday: Closed

Guided Walks

Setting off from the Old Town Hall, 
St Pauls Square, Bedford MK40 1SJ
Tel: 01234 718112

The Bedford Travel & Tourism Centre conducts a number of Town Centre based guided tours throughout the year. Check out the What’s On guide to find out when and where the nearest walk takes place, or call the Travel and Tourism Centre on 01234 718112.

Bedford Central Library

Harpur Street, Bedford MK40 1PG
Tel. 01234 718178
Fax. 01234 718053

Borrow books, CDs, magazines and DVDs, access the Internet and WiFi, join us at the regular children’s activities, including storytime for pre-schoolers.  We also provide local and national newspapers to read on site, local studies, information and family history resources. Plus a range of events and activities to entertain and inform.  For more information about the amazing range of services on offer visit the Virtual Library at

Opening Hours
Monday – Wednesday: 9.00am – 6.00pm
Thursday: 9.00am – 1.00pm
Friday: 9.00am – 6.00pm
Saturday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Sunday: Closed

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