Spring half-term, 11th-22nd February 2019

Spring into action at half term when Milton Keynes Museum hosts holiday activities geared to young visitors Spring half term will soon be upon us – a chance for children to down their pens and pencils and set about having some serious

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Bradwell Windmill: Open selected days April-October 2019

One of the city’s most distinctive landmarks will be open to the public again this year on selected days. Bradwell Windmill, which featured on the first set of postcards and adverts for life in the new city, will  be open on

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Easter Fun and Egg Hunt, 19th April – 22nd April 2019

The hunt will be on at MK Museum this Easter as youngsters are invited to search for hidden eggs that will unlock the way to chocolate rewards. The museum’s novel Easter Egg Hunt means everyone wins something – and gets

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History Festival, 11th-12th May 2019

 Tussles and trouble are on the agenda at MK Museum’s history festival The Vikings are among the armies arriving at the museum – and with them a whole heap of turmoil from other turbulent times in the nation’s past. Invasion, civil

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Lawnmower Day, 19th May 2019

Enjoy a close shave and the delightful smell of clipped grass when The Old Lawnmower Club holds its annual rally at the museum. The club promotes the collection, preservation and display of lawn mowers made from 1830 onwards. Usually there

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Look at Life, 25th – 26th May 2019

Go wild at the museum for our hugely popular Look at Life weekend. Free attractions over the weekend are likely to include: ♣ fascinating microscope safaris – wildlife on a tiny scale ♣  displays and activities from visiting wildlife groups ♣  Nature-themed

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Summer Half Term, 27th May – 31st May 2019

Join us for summer half term when we host five days of holiday activities geared to young visitors. During the school holiday we’ve got a host of special attractions as well as all the usual demonstrations, displays, and dozens of fun things

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Lace Wars 1-2 June 2019

Lace Wars the award winning historic re-enactment group portray members of both factions. With soldiers of both the British and Jacobite army and their civilian followers they set up two military camps showing the Weapons, Uniforms, and Life of the

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History Festival at Campbell Park, 15-16 June 2019

Milton Keynes steps back in time with a huge weekend celebrating 2000 years of history  One of the flagship events to celebrate MK50 in 2017 made history itself – by delivering Milton Keynes’ biggest ever historical re-enactment! Now, two years

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Victorian Weekend, 22nd-23rd June 2019

Roll up, roll up for an exciting extravaganza of exuberant entertainment for the whole family… Join us for a jam-packed programme of brilliant entertainment which is likely to include: » Enjoy favourite songs from the glorious age of Music Hall »

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