Plan your visit

The Cowper and Newton Museum,
Orchard Side,
Market Place,
MK46 4AJ
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

All Car parking in Olney is Free:

Unlimited time: Old Cattle Market car park, adjacent to museum on the left next to Punch Opticians; along the High Street but not around the Market Place; East Street recreation ground car park

3 hours:  In Market Place, opposite museum  PLEASE NOTE: there is no parking in the Market Place on Thursdays and the 1st Sunday in the Month as the local market is held here.

1 hour:  Around the Market Place

Visit the Olney Town Council website here to view a parking location map

Coach parking:

Free:  East Street recreational ground car park