CITY’S FOUNDING FATHER TO BE CELEBRATED AT MUSEUM THANKS TO NEW GRANT

MK Museum has just secured a £75,000 grant for a permanent exhibition celebrating Jock Campbell, influential chair of Milton Keynes Development Corporation. The grant from AIM Biffa Award is part of its History Makers scheme – funding museums to create

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A Right Royal Invitation to Tea

Ever wanted to take tea with the Queen? Well at the Museum’s annual Victorian weekend you can do just that – joining her Royal Majesty Queen Victoria for a sumptuous high tea, preceded by lessons in royal etiquette plus a personal audience

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Simon says come and join the museum volunteers

A new post of volunteer support and recruitment officer has been created to help Milton Keynes Museum meet the challenge of soaring visitor numbers and two new galleries. Simon Cook joined the Museum this month from English Heritage, where he

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Another record-breaking year for Milton Keynes Museum

MK’s popular hands-on history museum has just seen its visitor numbers reach a new record.   Over the 12 months to Easter, more than 52,000 people toured Milton Keynes Museum, visited with a school or community group, or came to

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Turbulent times ahead – and you’re invited 12 & 13 May 2018

Tussles and trouble will be ahead at Milton Keynes Museum this May when the Vikings visit as part of the annual History Festival. They will be armed and dangerous too – let battle commence!  They won’t be alone either, as

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Easter Fun and Egg Hunt, 30 March-2 April

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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Building new history at Milton Keynes Museum

Milton Keynes Museum has moved closer to realising its expansion dreams – with the formal handing over of keys to the new galleries to museum director Bill Griffiths. And though the ancient and new Milton Keynes galleries won’t open yet,

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AJS & Matchless Owners Club-Sunday 19th August 2018

Come along and join us for a day with AJS & Matchless Motorcycles as they come to Milton Keynes Museum. http://Image Credit: AJS

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1940s Weekend, September 1-2

See some of the stars of WW2 on the ground and in the air at our annual tribute to the sights, sounds, people and events of 1940s Britain! Over the two days attractions are likely to  include: ♦ Memorial fly pasts, weather

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Heritage Open Days, September 6-9

Four days each year when you can sample all the delights of the museum without paying a penny! We’ve been participating in the national Heritage Open Days scheme for many years and love welcoming visitors to discover heritage for themselves.

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