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.

  • A Sense of Place and Time

    A temporary textile exhibition – a journey of discovery with workshops, demonstrations, and opportunities to meet the artists.
    Art to Stitch and Milton Keynes Museum
    Until Sunday, 26th April 2020

  • Relive Georgian Life – Olney

    Discover the influence of the Georgian era on Olney. The Cowper & Newton Museum and the Olney & District Historical Society tell these lost stories.
    Discover Milton Keynes

  • Night Time Guided Historical Spooky Walk

    Explore some of the hidden corners and alleyways of the town. Mince pies , hot chocolate and mulled wine in the Courtyard at the end of the tour
    Cowper & Newton Museum
    Friday, 13th December 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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