Plan your visit

The Cowper and Newton Museum,
Orchard Side,
Market Place,
Olney,
Buckinghamshire
MK46 4AJ
UK
Admission Prices and Opening Times

Getting Here

Olney is on the A509, 5 miles North of Newport Pagnell and 7 miles from Junction 14 of the M1.

Olney is easily accessible by car from Bedford, Northampton, Wellingborough, Milton Keynes and the M1 motorway.

See: A day out in and around Olney to plan a visit including the Museum.

By train:  Access from London either train from London-Euston to Milton Keynes Central or from St Pancras International to Bedford.

Car parking

Free:  Old Cattle Market, adjacent to museum on the left next to Punch Opticians; along the high street from Barclays Bank onwards towards the Wellingborough direction;  East Street recreation ground car park; roads away from the high street (up hills)

3 hours:  In Market Place, opposite museum

2 hours:  Co Op supermarket car park STRICTLY 2 hours only

1 hour:  Around the Market Place

Coach parking:

Free:  East Street recreational ground car park

 

Bus options:

No 21 from Milton Keynes station to Olney (opposite Bull Pub or Market Place).  No 41 from Bedford station. Here are the bus times:

http://www.milton-keynes.gov.uk/streets-transport-and-parking/bus-travel/bus-timetables-and-information

http://www.bedford.gov.uk/transport_and_streets/public_transport/timetables_and_maps.aspx