Monday 18th January 2021 07:16:27 AM
Historic Sites in Bedford
About this placeBuilt within 20 years of the Norman Conquest in 1066, Bedford Castle was one of many strongholds constructed on the familiar Norman "motte and bailey" (mound and enclosure) pattern to overawe the native Saxons and provide a headquarters for a local b
Where is it Located?The Embankment, centre of Bedford
How do I reach there?By Car Use the town car parks. Castle Mound is on Castle Lane / The Embankment, just behind the High Street.
Places to see nearbyThe Embankment The Higgins Museum