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Bradwell Windmill: next open day 30 April

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

History Festival, 13-14 May 2017

 The Vikings are coming – and a whole lot more trouble! The Vikings are coming to Milton Keynes Museum –

Motors at the Museum: next event May 18th

Owners and fans of cars, bikes and vehicles – modern, classic, modified or vintage- can once again enjoy a great

Lawnmower Day, 21 May 2017

Enjoy a close shave and the delightful smell of clipped grass when The Old Lawnmower Club holds its annual rally

Look at Life, 27-28 May 2017

Go wild at the museum for our hugely popular Look at Life weekend. Free attractions over the weekend include: ♣ fascinating

Summer Half Term, 29 May – 2 June 2017

Join us for summer half term when we host five days of holiday activities geared to young visitors. During the school holiday

Heritage MK – Festival of History 17-18 June

Milton Keynes’ biggest ever historical re-enactment Cannons exploding into the air, swords clashing at the joust, the drone of a

Victorian Weekend, 1-2 July 2017

Roll up, roll up for an exciting extravaganza of exuberant entertainment for the whole family… Join us for a jam-packed programme

1940s Weekend, 2-3 September 2017

See two of the stars of WW2 on the ground and in the air at our annual tribute to the

Heritage Open Days, 7-10 September 2017

Four days each year when you can sample all the delights of the museum without paying a penny! We’ve been

Transport weekend, 16-17 September 2017

Red Bull Racing are in pole position for MK Museum’s Transport Weekend  A Red Bull Racing Formula One car will

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

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

Easter Fun and a Tasty Egg Hunt, 2018

The hunt will be on at MK Museum this Easter as youngsters are invited to search for hidden eggs that