We are open Weds-Sun, 11am-4.30pm until the end of October. We are also open every day during autumn half-term. See Visit Us for details.

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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Set sail to see historic windmill in operation

One of the city’s most distinctive landmarks is open for business again on selected days this summer. Bradwell Windmill, which featured

Organ Festival, 10th – 11th October

The organ festival is  a great weekend to experience the wonderful sounds  of  mechanical organs from large fairground organs to

Autumn Half Term, 26th – 30th October

Join us at half term when Milton Keynes Museum hosts five days of holiday activities geared to young visitors. From 26-30

A Victorian Christmas – Starts 4th Dec

Christmas is the most magical time of year at the Museum – every weekend in December! From carols in the Parlour

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