Upcoming events

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Bradwell Windmill: next open day 24 Sept

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

British Leyland Autumn Rally: Sunday 24 September

We’re delighted to be welcoming back around 100 of the famous car manufacturer’s ‘Unsung Heroes’. This event will be the

Napoleonic re-enactors come to Milton Keynes Museum, Sunday 1 October

More than 200 years have passed since Napoleon was defeated at The Battle of Waterloo, but time rewinds at Milton

Organ Festival, 7-8 October 2017

Milton Keynes Museum comes alive with sound of music! Milton Keynes Museum will be transporting visitors to the days of fairground

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