Milton Keynes Heritage Association was formed in 1994 by a number of local heritage groups and museums, with the aim of encouraging and developing co-operation between organisations having an interest in heritage in Milton Keynes, north Buckinghamshire and south Northamptonshire

Local heritage events

MKHA members organise talks and other events for those interested in our heritage.

  • Grafton Murder Mystery Dinner

    The dinner takes place in a medieval Yuletide setting.  Come in costume if you wish.  Spot the villain and win a prize! £20 per head.
    Grafton Regis Historians
    Friday, 6th December 2019

  • Buckingham Between the Wars

    Exhibition in the Old Gaol courtyard on the development of Buckingham between the two world wars and the conditions of everyday life.
    Buckingham Old Gaol
    Until Saturday, 30th November 2019

  • An Evening with a Magic Lantern

    Kevin Varty, a member of the Magic Lantern Society, will take us through the history of magic lanterns, which were invented in the 1650s.
    Lavendon History Group
    25th November 2019

Heritage Open Days

In 2020 Heritage Open Days will take place from Friday, 11th to Sunday, 20th September.

All events will be free for the public to attend.


MKHA has around 70 organisation and individual members, with a broad range of interests and a wide geographical coverage from Buckingham in the west, Olney in the east, Towcester in the north and Woburn in the south.

Become a member

Membership is open to local history groups and individuals and is open to those outside the MIlton Keynes Council boundary.

Member benefits include quarterly meetings, grants, website hosting, free IT and archiving training and heritage advocacy.

Location map of MKHA members

MK Central Library exhibition

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