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.

  • The Silk Road: art, history and exploration

    Susan Whitfield will recount stories of the arts, history and explorations of the Silk Road, based on her 25 years experience of research.
    The Arts Society North Bucks
    Tuesday, 22nd October 2019

  • Roman Villa Landscapes of the South Midlands

    This conference on the theme of Roman villas will explore their place in the landscape, with reference to recent studies of Roman rural settlement patterns.
    Council for British Archaeology: South Midlands
    Sunday 20th October 2019

  • The East African Campaign in Kenya 1914 -16

    Kevin Patience vividly describes the campaign in Kenya, explores the battlefields in the shadow of Mount Kilimanjaro and shows what is left today.
    Western Front Association Milton Keynes Branch
    Friday, 18th October 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

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