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

Members

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.

Email newsletter

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.

  • Museum Guided Tour

    Your guide will tell you the story of William Cowper and his friend, John Newton.  You will learn how their lives came together.
    Cowper & Newton Museum
    Saturday, 29th June 2024

  • 1940s Weekend

    This is a chance to step back in time and enjoy a marvellous weekend of vintage entertainment,with live music throughout and market stalls.
    Bletchley Park
    Saturday, 15th and Sunday, 16th June 2024

  • Herbert Murrill

    Discover the story, and compositions, of Herbert Murrill, conductor of the Bletchley Park Musical Society and BBC’s Head of Music.
    Bletchley Park
    Saturday, 15th June 2024

  • Albert French Commemoration

    Albert French, the sixteen-year-old lad from Wolverton,. lied about his age to join up and was killed in action a week short of his seventeenth birthday.
    The Friends of the MK Rose
    Saturday, 15th June 2024

  • Refreshments in the Courtyard

    Enjoy delicious homemade cakes, a choice of tea, coffee, speciality tea or juice and a relaxing stroll around our beautiful 18th century, tranquil gardens. 
    <Cowper & Newton Museum
    Thursday, 13th June 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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