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


MKHA has over 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.

Many MKHA members have websites for those interested in our heritage.

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Local heritage events

In 2021 Heritage Open Days will take place from 10th to 19th September. All HODs events were free for the public to attend.

MKHA members organise virtual talks and other events.

  • Day School

    Prof. Stephen Upex presents “Doom, more doom and even greater doom: Human survival against the natural odds” at Knuston Hall.
    Olney Archaeological Society
    Tuesday, 24th or Wednesday, 25th August 2021

  • Down Memory Roade

    At St Mary’s Church Hall, Hartwell Rd, Roade, Northampton NN7 2NT. AGM followed by recollections of Roade residents past and present.
    Roade Local History Society
    Wednesday, 28th July 2021

  • Medieval Servants

    James Wright’s talk delves into the kitchens, stables, staircases, cellars and garderobes to uncover evidence of the medieval household.
    Towcester and District Local History Society
    Wednesday, 14th July 2021

  • Tunny and Colossus

    Without ever seeing the German High Command cipher machine, the Bletchley Park cryptanalysts developed a way of deciphering intercepted messages.
    The National Museum of Computing
    Wednesday, 7th July 2021

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

Grant from MK Community Foundation

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