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.

  • Evening Rooftop Tours

    Enjoy the chance to climb the noble cantilevered stone staircase to admire the magnificent view from the roof and look over the world-famous Gardens.
    Stowe House
    Thursday, 25th July 2019 / Sunday, 28th July 2019 / Monday, 29th July 2019

  • Open Day 2019

    Meet family history societies from Berkshire, London, Manchester, Northants, Nuneaton, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire and other places. Trade stalls. Free talks.
    Buckinghamshire Family History Society
    Saturday, 27th July 2019

  • Anglo-Saxon and Viking Day

    Join us at Bradwell Abbey as part of the Festival of Archaeology and meet real-life characters from the Anglo-Saxon and Viking past.
    Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre
    Wednesday, 24th July 2019

Heritage Open Days

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

All events will be free for the public to attend. The theme will be People Power, a celebration of the ways that people across time have taken action to change our world.


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