Meet the newest members of our education team

The Museum’s first ever part-time education officers have been appointed to lead a scaling up of services to schools, community groups and the public. Camille Poole and Surbhi Bhambri are sharing the role of Education Officer, leading the Museum’s existing

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Expansion plans cash in on support from Co-op customers

Two cheques totalling almost £15,000 have been presented to the Museum from the Co-op’s Community Fund. The Museum expansion was one of two charities chosen to benefit over the last 12 months from customers using their membership cards in store.

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HEADLEY TRUST’S GENEROUS GRANT WILL HELP BRING MK’S HISTORY HOME

A major grant of £60,000 is set to help Milton Keynes Museum tell the full story of this area’s past. The grant, from The Headley Trust – one of 17 grant-making trusts established by the Sainsbury family – will be

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SPONSOR SCHEME LAUNCHES WITH THE SUPPORT OF LOCAL BUSINESSES

Two leading Milton Keynes companies have become the first to sign up to a new sponsors scheme aimed at supporting MK Museum’s expansion. Law firm Geoffrey Leaver Solicitors ( pictured left), and commercial accountants Tower Commercial Support, have committed funds

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MK Museum calls on local girls and women: ‘Take part and tell YOUR story’

As women in the UK celebrate 100 years of suffrage, Milton Keynes Museum is marking the anniversary by bringing together a bold new exhibition of objects representing women’s lives, experience and history – ‘HERstory’- from a local perspective. The Museum

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Relive the sights, sounds and sirens of 1940s Britain at Milton Keynes Museum September 1st & 2nd 2018

It is time to roll back the years for Milton Keynes Museum’s tribute to 1940s Britain.   The 1940s weekend, happening on September 1 & 2, is an important event in the museum’s annual calendar, and an equally important guest

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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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