Upcoming events

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Bradwell Windmill: final open day this year 29 October

One of the city’s most distinctive landmarks will be open to the public again this year on selected days. Bradwell Windmill,

Autumn Half Term, 23-27 October 2017

Join us at half term when Milton Keynes Museum hosts five days of holiday activities geared to young visitors. During half

A Victorian Christmas

Yes, the season’s most magical Christmas experience returns to Milton Keynes Museum over three weekends in December. We’ll be turning

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 smoke signals and cannons sounding the

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 – including joining a lesson, or running your own! Sit down at a desk

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