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

MKHA members organise talks and other events.

Heritage Open Days 2023 took place from 8th to 17th September. All HODs events are free for the public to attend.

  • Open Day

    This 13C parish church is endowed with 15C outstanding  wall paintings, chained books from the Reformation and Victorian stained glass by Gibbs and Kempe.
    Friends of St Lawrence, Broughton
    Sunday, 11th August 2024

  • From beech woods to bodgers

    Chair making became an industry in the Chiltern Hills due to the nearby beech woods and transport to both London and Oxford.
    Buckinghamshire Family History Society
    Wednesday,7th August 2024

  • Retro Film and TV Quiz

    Come and test your retro film and television knowledge in a quiz covering all genres including children’s TV and theme tunes, from the 60s,70s,80s and 90s.
    Discover Bucks Museum
    Saturday, 3rd August 2024

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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