Milton Keynes Museum

Milton Keynes Museum
McConnell Drive
Wolverton
Milton Keynes
Buckinghamshire
MK12 5EL
England

logo: Heritage Open Days 2014

Website

www.mkmuseum.org.uk

E-mail

info@mkmuseum.org.uk

Telephone

01908 316222

Fax

01908 319148

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
Victorian Farmhouse
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Welcome to Milton Keynes Museum, where we preserve the history of Britain's newest city. Housed in a beautiful Victorian farmstead, our large and constantly changing selection of displays have something for all the family.

The museum follows the history of the Milton Keynes area, including North Buckinghamshire and South Northamptonshire, from 1800 to the present day. Our collections include social, domestic, industrial and agricultural items with a connection to the area: each has a story to tell!

Venue Type:

Museum, Archive, Historic house or home, Heritage site, Transport heritage site, Industrial heritage site, Agricultural site

Opening hours

01 April- 31 October
Wed-Sun 11:00-16:30
01 November - 31 March
Sat-Sun 11:00-16:30
See our website for other event details

Closed: Mon and Tues all year except Milton Keynes Spring, Summer and Autumn half-terms

Admission charges

Adults: £7.50
Concessions: £6.00
Family (2 Adults + 4 Child): £22.00
Season tickets: Adults £25; Cocessions £20; Families £60.

Collection details

Agriculture, Archives, Industry, Land Transport, Science and Technology, Social History, Trade and Commerce

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

1940s Weekend

  • 30 — 31 August 2014

We are proud to present our 1940s weekend. This will be our 5th wartime weekend and we are looking forward to another super event, the museum itself is truly worth a visit and our 1940s weekend expands on this, bringing a flavour of the war years with music, re-enactors, exhibits and living history displays. If your heart lies in the 1940s war years you won't want to miss out,for all the family, relaxation, education, fun or just a trip down memory lane.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.mkmuseum-1940sweekend.weebly.com/

Heritage Open Days 2014: Milton Keynes Museum - Open Days and Annual Beer Festival

  • 11 — 14 September 2014

Victorian farmhouse and school room, street of shops, working telephones, Hall of Transport and much more in a beautiful setting of an historical Victorian Model Farm site that was once part of Dr John Radcliffe's Estate. Visitors will also be invited to the Annual Beer Festival - a selection of real ales and cider available for purchase. BBQ included.

Admission

Please refer to the Heritage Open Days website for booking details and timings.

Website

http://www.heritageopendays.org.uk/directory/milton-keynes-museum-open-days-and-annual-beer-festival

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