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Address: Benslow Music, Benslow Lane, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG4 9RB, United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 (0)1462 459446

Live chat: Click on the speech bubble in the bottom right corner of your browser (this service is monitored during office opening hours)

Email Contacts

General enquiries: info@benslowmusic.org

Membership enquiries: membership@benslowmusic.org

Programming enquiries: christopher@benslowmusic.org

Marketing and Press enquiries: emma@benslowmusic.org 

Hire enquiries: joanne@benslowmusic.org

Library enquiries: library@benslowmusic.org

Friends enquiries: friends@benslowmusic.org

Office Opening Hours

Monday - 11.00 - 13.00; 14.00 - 17.00

Tuesday - 9.00 - 13.00; 14.00 - 17.00

Wednesday - 10.00 - 13.00; 14.00 - 17.00

Thursday - 9.00 - 13.00; 14.00 - 17.00

Friday - 11.00 - 13.00; 14.00 - 17.00

Saturday - CLOSED

Sunday - CLOSED

If you need emergency assistance outside of these times our Duty Manager can be contacted on +44 (0)1462 429205.

Please note that our office is closed on bank holidays.

Directions

By car

From the A1(M), exit at Junction 8, taking the A602 towards Hitchin. Follow the A602 until you reach a large roundabout. Take the fourth exit (Park Street) to HItchin Town Centre. At the small roundabout, take the second exit onto Queen Street and continue for about half a mile. As you approach the traffic lights, keep in the right-hand lane and continue straight until you reach a roundabout. Take the third exit onto Highbury Road and then immediately turn left onto Benslow Lane.

From the M1, exit at Junction 10 (Luton Airport) and follow signs towards Hitchin (A505). At the first main roundabout in Hitchin (after one mini-roundabout) take the third exit (right) onto the A602. Continue until you reach another main roundabout. Take the first exit (Park Street) towards Hitchin Town Centre. At the small roundabout, take the second exit into Queen Street and continue for about half a mile. As you approach the traffic lights, keep in the right-hand lane and continue straight until you reach a roundabout. Take the third exit into Highbury Road and then immediately turn left into Benslow Lane.

We have ample free car parking facilities on site. Two electric vehicle charging bays are available at the nearby Woodside Car Park (SG4 9SG).

By train

Trains to Hitchin from London King's Cross, Peterborough and Cambridge run approximately every half an hour. Thameslink services from London St Pancras and Brighton stop at Hitchin on weekdays. Benslow Music is a seven-minute walk from Hitchin station.

As you leave the station, head towards the main road. Immediately before Tesco Express, turn left into 'Burton's Path'. As the path splits in two, bear left, bringing you out onto Benslow Rise. Keep right and follow the road to the end. St Andrew's School will be in front of you. Turn left up the hill and Benslow Music will be on your right-hand side.

For more information on how to reach us by rail please visit www.nationalrail.co.uk.

By plane

Both Luton and Stansted airports are close by and Airport coach services 777 and 787 stop in Hitchin. For more information on how to reach us by public transport please visit www.traveline.org.uk.

If travelling by train from Stansted you will need to change in Cambridge.