We are open Weds-Sun, 11am-4.30pm. We are also open every day during half-term, May 25-29. See Visit Us for additional opening times.

Where to find us

We're five minutes by road from Milton Keynes City Centre and easily accessible from both the M1 and A5.

Or call us on Tel: 01908 316222

Where history comes to life

Amazing stories, brilliant recreations, hands-on displays

A packed day out for all ages

One of the UK’s friendliest museums

So much to see and explore

Upcoming events

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Time Travelling History Festival, 9-10 May 2015

More than one thousand years of living history in one visit is the promise from Milton Keynes Museum as it

Lawnmower Day, 17th May

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

Look at Life, 23rd and 24th May

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

Summer Half Term, 25th – 29th May

Join us at half term when Milton Keynes Museum hosts five days of holiday activities geared to young visitors. From 25-29

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 the fires lit on hillsides to

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: sit at a desk and try writing on a slate as Victorian children

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