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.

  • Jews in the Roman Empire

    The speaker is Dr David Noy, Associate Lecturer with the Open University. Author of ‘Jewish Inscriptions of Western Europe’.
    Olney Archaeological Society
    Tuesday, 7th September 2021

  • Refreshments in the Courtyard

    Includes a stroll around beautiful 18th century gardens with delicious homemade cakes or biscuits and tea, coffee, herbal tea or juice. £3.50.
    Cowper & Newton Museum
    Thursday, 12th August 2021

  • Members Picnic

    At the Watermeadows. The Watermeadows is a designated public open space and forms part of the Grade II* listed Easton Neston estate.
    Towcester and District Local History Society
    Wednesday, 11th August 2021

  • 1,000 years of history in 100 minutes

    Walk through this picturesque village and meet some of the famous and infamous people, in authentic costumes, linked with its amazing history.
    Grafton Regis History
    Saturday, 7th August 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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