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.

  • History Festival

    Wander around the tent village set up in the Museum grounds and travel back in time to meet Romans, Tudors, Civil War Soldiers, Suffragettes and many more.>br />
    Milton Keynes Museum
    Saturday, 11th and Sunday, 12th May 2024

  • Towcester Local Heritage Days

    There will be displays in the library. Talks will be given in the rooms off the main library. A guided walk by Brian Giggins.
    Towcester & District Local History Society
    Saturday, 11th May 2024

  • Quiz Night

    Teams of 6. Come along for a fun-filled evening with your host Mikey Dyson. £10.00 including ploughman’s supper (bring your own drink).
    Buckingham Old Gaol
    Friday, 10th May 2024

  • Afternoon Tea and Talk

    Join Keeper of Archaeology, Brett Thorn for a whistle stop personal tour of the new Discover Bucks archaeology gallery.
    Discover Bucks Museum
    Thursday, 9th May 2024

  • Taplow Court, Berry Hill, Taplow

    The 25-hectare site originates in the early medieval period, and has a C7 Saxon burial mound in its grounds, early-C18 pleasure garden and a small park.
    Buckinghamshire Gardens Trust
    Thursday, 9th May 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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