Milton Keynes Museum

Dedicated to the history and development of the Milton Keynes area from 1800 onwards, with particular emphasis on the local communities and industries. Includes a major Hall of Transport, a rebuilt timber barn housing agricultural items and a new telephone exhibition gallery.


  • Parking
  • Gift Shop
  • Refreshments
  • Part Disabled Access


Full Description

It is located in the peaceful surroundings of Stacey Hill Farm, built early in the Victorian era as a model farm. It is located on the outskirts of Wolverton, one of the UK's original "railway towns". Today the buildings overlook the "new city" of Milton Keynes but when they were built they were in the middle of the countryside.

The museum’s local social history collections allow visitors to experience the area’s domestic, industrial, agricultural and transport heritage. Housed in a beautiful Victorian Farmstead, our large and constantly changing selection of displays have something for all the family.

Come and use the historic telephones and switchboards; see the museum’s Victorian Parlour, schoolroom, toy room and laundry; make toast in the kitchen; or listen to an air raid in the museum’s Anderson Shelter. Also visit the street of period shops; practice brass rubbing in the chapel; see our hall of transport.

The museum’s Granary Tea Room provides home-cooked light refreshments, including sandwiches and cakes. There is an outside picnic area with tables and chairs, and plenty of grassy space

A large range of products are available in Milton Keynes Museum’s shop. These range from quality gifts through to sweets and pocket money toy

Milton Keynes Museum is all on one floor, so wheelchair and buggy friendly. Car parking is free.

Adults £7.50; Children £6.00; Concessions £6.00; Family £22.00 (2 adults and up to 4 children); Children under 5 admitted free. Group rates are £6.50 for adults and £5.50 for concessions.

Contact & Location

Address:McConnell Drive
Milton Keynes
Buckinghamshire MK12 5EL
Contacts: 01908 316 222
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Open days:25 Mar-Oct Wed-Sun & BHol. Nov-late Mar Sat-Sun 1100-1630. Daily in local school half terms.
By Bus:various
By Rail: Wolverton / 1 mile

Upcoming Events

01 Dec-17 Dec 2017 Victorian Family Christmas

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

This entry was last updated on 21st February 2017

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