Bedfordshire Visitor Attractions

Bedfordshire Tourist and Visitor Information with links to heritage, nature and tourist attractions, many with brief details of disabled access. Along with the attractions listed on this page you may also find places of interest on the Bedfordshire Heritage and Nature pages. We suggest that you also visit the pages for the neighbouring counties to see what else there is in the area.

We support 'Accessible Countryside for Everyone' in providing a brief guide as to the access / facilities for the sites listed, where we have them.

Dunstable Downs, Chilterns Gateway Centre and Whipsnade Estate - Extensive chalk and grassland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - Dunstable - Mobility parking, Grounds partly accessible on multi-user route Level access to Chilterns Gateway Centre Mobility toilets / Baby-changing rooms available available during opening hours All picnic benches have wheelchair access


Glenn Miller Museum - unique collection dedicated to Glenn Miller, housed in the control tower of the airfield where he was last seen alive in December 1944 - we have no disabled access info for this site


Museum of Military Intelligence - The collections include the Intelligence Corps Museum charting the development of British Military Intelligence Collection - "There are two steps up the front to the museum and we also have a wheelchair ramp available. There is only one floor in the museum so there are no stairs inside". There is a Male and Female toilet in the museum, but unfortunately no disabled toilet. - Access is by appointment due to the security of the site


Snakes & Ladders - Supervised children's indoor adventure playground, three tier playframe, Slides, tunnels, ball ponds & rope climbs, Separate safe play area for toddlers, Electric motor bikes, Air Hockey - Dunstable - We have no disabled access info for this venue


Stockwood Discovery Centre - gardens, children’s outdoor area, children's playground, exhibitions - the largest museum set of horse-drawn vehicles in the UK - Wheelchair, pushchair and scooter access to most galleries. Please note there is restricted access for wide pushchairs and wheelchairs, and mobility scooters in the Discovery Galleries, andPeriod Gardens


Stotfold Watermill and Nature Reserve - Grade II listed working watermill with three fully accessible floors and adjacent nature reserve. Milling demonstrations on open days. Quality Stone Ground Flour, Tea Room - lift in the mill which allows full access to all three floors, Mobility scooters, wheelchairs or pushchairs can be used in the Nature Reserve (no scooters / pushchairs in the Mill, a manual wheelchair is available)


The Shuttleworth Collection - Swiss Garden, Bird of Prey Centre, Jubilee Play Centre, unique flying collection showcasing the first one hundred years of flight - Old Warden Aerodrome nr Biggleswade - Wheelchair access to all areas of the Collection


Watergate Farm - Hockliffe, Leighton Buzzard - you may see lambs being born, sheep shearing, tractor
and trailer ride, turkeys, craft barn - We have no disabled access info for this site


Woburn Safari Park - drive your car through the animal enclosures, adventure playgrounds for children, animal experiences, demonstrations - Woburn Park -


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