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.

  • Guided Walk to Cowper’s Alcove

    A leisurely and historical guided walk though Olney to Weston Underwood, approximately 3 miles each way. Hot drinks and cake at the Alcove.
    Cowper & Newton Museum
    Sunday, 2nd June 2019

  • PAS Finds Surgery

    Bring along any finds that are at least 300 years old for identification and recording to the PAS database.Book an appointment.
    Old Gaol Museum, Buckingham
    Wednesday, 5th June 2019

  • Sex, Drink and Death in the 17th Century

    Exploring three aspects of seventeenth century-life in an exciting and visual presentation.Tim Healey is a popular speaker at historical societies.
    Bletchley Archaeological & Historical Society
    Thursday, 6th June 2019

Heritage Events

Milton Keynes's Festival of History will take place in Campbell Park, Central Milton Keynes on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th June 2019.

This year Heritage Open Days will take place across two weekends: Friday, 13th to Sunday, 22nd September 2019.


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