The Bible Museum was founded by Ellen and Jean Reid in 2009. It includes a large collection of over 2,000 historic Bibles, biblical artifacts and models. Use the top menu to discover more about the museum and garden, and how to visit. Read More
The Garden is open from November to May, depending on weather conditions. Butterflies are released into the garden on a daily basis, in season, as part of the Bible Museum's 'spiritual message' of metamorphosis. Read More
The Bible Collection
The collection at the Bible Museum has been collated over 30 years by Ellen Reid and her daughter, Jean. The collection ranges from tiny miniatures, huge Family Bibles, Jewish scrolls, papyrus codex, 400+ year old Bibles, and many different foreign languages.
Permanent exhibits include the 'History of the Bible in English' and 'the Bible in Archaeology. A favourite workshop with groups is 'the History of Writing and Printing'. Read More
The museum collection includes several musical instruments, which can be played (with care). Trumpets, a variety of shofars, harps and a psaltery are part of the 'Musical Instruments of the Bible' display.
Opening hours over Xmas 2017: open to Saturday 16th Dec, closed from Sunday 17th to Monday 25th, open from Tuesday 26th December, God willing. Email will still be answered over the closed period. We pray you all have a safe & peaceful festive season and don't forget what Christmas is supposed to be about: celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ!