We are currently open Saturdays and Sundays, 11am-4.30pm. We are also open on selected days during our Victorian Xmas event. See Visit Us for details.

Where to find us

We're five minutes by road from Milton Keynes City Centre and easily accessible from both the M1 and A5.

Or call us on Tel: 01908 316222

Where history comes to life

Amazing stories, brilliant recreations, hands-on displays

A packed day out for all ages

One of the UK’s friendliest museums

So much to see and explore

Upcoming events

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A Victorian Christmas – Starts 4th Dec

Museum’s Christmas Past is the best Christmas Present you can give  Chestnuts roasting in a blacksmith’s forge, yuletide carols around

Spring half-term 15-19 February 2016

Spring into action at half term when Milton Keynes Museum hosts five days of holiday activities geared to young visitors. During the

Easter Fun and a Tasty Egg Hunt, 25-28 March 2016

Throughout Easter we’ve got yummy prizes for observant youngsters. Find the hidden eggs and win a delicious prize. Search every

History Festival, May 14-15th 2016

More than one thousand years of living history in one visit is the promise from Milton Keynes Museum as it

What to see

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Call in at Connected Earth

Our newest attraction The Connected Earth gallery, tells the story of human communication from the fires lit on hillsides to

Browse the High St

Step back into the days of bustling high streets to see how people used to shop for groceries, clothing, medicines and

Go back to school

There’s loads to do in the schoolroom: sit at a desk and try writing on a slate as Victorian children

Play parlour games

In a time before TV, there was more than enough to amuse the whole family – as you’ll see in our lovingly recreated