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.

In 2022 Heritage Open Days will take place from 9th to 18th September. All HODs events are free for the public to attend.

  • 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. £4.00.
    Cowper & Newton Museum
    Thursday, 18th August 2022

  • Visit the Museum

    NPHS has its headquarters and museum at Chandos Hall, Silver Street, Newport Pagnell MK16 0EN. No booking required.
    Newport Pagnell Historical Society
    Sunday, 14th August 2022

  • Annual General Meeting

    AGM followed by a guided walk by Ellie Broad of The Parks Trust to see the renovation work that has taken place on the Great Linford Manor site.
    Buckinghamshire Gardens Trust
    Saturday, 13th August 2022

  • Secrets of Stowe Tours

    Explore the incredible Gothic Library designed by Sir John Soane, the beautiful Japan room and some newly discovered 17th-century wall paintings.
    Stowe House
    Saturday, 13th, Sunday, 21st and Sunday, 28th August 2022

  • Teddy Bear’s Picnic

    Join in a day themed around teddy bears and take part in a trail, lawn games, craft and more. Picnic boxes can be purchased at £5.00 per child.
    Milton Keynes Museum
    Friday, 12th August 2022

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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