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Milton Keynes Museum

McConnell Dr, Wolverton, Milton Keynes MK12 5EL, England
+44 1908 316222
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Great day out

We visited twice with different family members, young and old, and we all loved it. The volunteers... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Widgy01
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UK
via mobile
An interactive pleasure for youngsters

Looking for something to do with a six year old on the first day of the school holidays and with... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
alanwooding
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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McConnell Dr, Wolverton, Milton Keynes MK12 5EL, England
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+44 1908 316222
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited twice with different family members, young and old, and we all loved it. The volunteers are very informative and we love how interactive it is there. The ticket prices are good value and if you gift aid them, then you get to come...More

Thank Widgy01
Jane M, Public Relations Manager at Milton Keynes Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

What a lovely review! Thank you so much for pointing out to other TripAdvisor readers that the museum has something for everyone, and that the annual ticket is great value. We're very happy that you enjoyed your family visits so much and hope you'll come...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Looking for something to do with a six year old on the first day of the school holidays and with rain threatening, we chose to visit Milton Keynes Museum ... and it was a huge hit. The volunteer staff were brilliant and soon got my...More

Thank alanwooding
Jane M, Public Relations Manager at Milton Keynes Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks Alan. We get a special kick from seeing two or three generations visiting together and sharing each others' enthusiasm. We're so grateful for this lovely review which will hopefully inspire others to think of the museum during the long weeks of school holiday ahead!...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I visited the museum for a second time recently and found the experience even more enjoyable than the first time. I had my 2 granddaughters (8 & 5) with me. The room and outside guides were tremendous and really engaged the children. We sampled blackcurrants...More

Thank tamworth5
Jane M, Public Relations Manager at Milton Keynes Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much 'Tamworth' for this wonderful review. I can almost taste the blackcurrants! It's lovely to hear how much your grandchildren enjoyed their visit and we hope to see you all again before too long :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very impressed with the collection displayed in the museum and how it works so well with the site. A multi-generational party, all of us found points of interest and enjoyment,

Thank wanderluster2017
Jane M, Public Relations Manager at Milton Keynes Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Short, sweet and to the point. Thank you so much for taking the time to review us - and for visiting us too!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful day thoroughly enjoyable with something interesting for all. Loved looking at all the old toys from my youth. Telecommunications section so interesting. Cafe with home made cakes great value with cheerful staff. Great events to look forward to as you can use your ticket...More

Thank Lally6646
Jane M, Public Relations Manager at Milton Keynes Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely review Lally. We're glad you found something to interest everyone - and of course who doesn't love homemade cakes!! Look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Special events this weekend but the museum itself has loads to see and will be taking another visit to see some more of this magnificent collection of memorabilia . A great trip down memory lane of my childhood . Thanks to all the dedicated volunteers...More

Thank bfletcher1
Jane M, Public Relations Manager at Milton Keynes Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

And thank YOU for this lovely review. We're so pleased you discovered us and look forward to welcoming you back. As you mention, the Victorian weekend had so much going on another visit is needed to see the permanent displays :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A reasonable museum but we found the layout to be a bit muddle. Could have better information and be tidied up a bit. A bit pricey for what it is.More

Thank Amanda H
Jane M, Public Relations Manager at Milton Keynes Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Amanda and thanks for your feedback. We read it all and respond where we can. You may have gathered we are in the middle of a major expansion and so over the coming few years our visitors will notice lots of changes and improvements....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved it! Excellent customer service, excellent Santa, excellent displays and exhibits (sorry about the late review!)

Thank Samantha K
Jane M, Public Relations Manager at Milton Keynes Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ha! You're almost the right time for THIS Christmas. Thanks for the review Samantha - and we look forward to welcoming you back for our Victorian Xmas in a few months' time!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kids loved all the history there telephones old toys how school.tables looked cooking toast on the burner all the old transports and bikes

Thank Angela N
Jane M, Public Relations Manager at Milton Keynes Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for those precious five stars Angela. We really appreciate you taking the time to review and rate us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So as the title suggests I have lived in and around MK all my life and recently went to the museum for the first time! Had only driven past it previously and thought it was one small building but actually the site is massive, lovely...More

Thank spaghetti86
Jane M, Public Relations Manager at Milton Keynes Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so glad you finally made it to visit us and hope you'll want to come back in 2019 when the new galleries are finished and we'll be telling the story of MK from pre-history times right through to the present day! They will also...More

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Rasha A
2 June 2017|
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Response from Kathryn B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but as other people have said, some spaces would be a bit tight for a large buggy. Maybe a baby carrier would be easier if you have one? They have changing facilities so you should be well catered for :)
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Jean G
10 April 2017|
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Response from Jane M | Property representative |
Hi Jean, I'll add them to TripAdvisor but you can also find them invthevusit us page of our website. Right now we're open Weds-Sunday 11am-4.30pm and on Easter amonday as well.
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galedavies
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Response from Sonya J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would take coats as there are large areas inside and i can't remember what the temperature was like but I'm sure there must be heating. There are various buildings, so you'll be going outside to get to them, so its... More
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