Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

County Hall, Walton Street
Aylesbury HP20 1UU


County Archives and Local Studies Library for Buckinghamshire offering a range of resources to support research in family, local and house history in the county.

Cowper & Newton Museum, The

The Cowper and Newton Museum, Orchard Side, Market Place
Olney MK46 4AJ


The museum celebrates two great men who lived in Olney: the leading 18th century poet and letter writer William Cowper and his friend, John Newton who wrote the hymn 'Amazing Grace'. Newton was instrumental in persuading William Wilberforce to campaign in Parliament for the abolition of the slave trade.

Milton Keynes Museum

McConnell Drive, Wolverton
Milton Keynes MK12 5EL


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.

National Museum of Computing, The

Block H, Bletchley Park
Bletchley MK3 6EB


The National Museum of Computing, located at Bletchley Park, is an independent charity housing the largest collection of functional historic computers in Europe, including a rebuilt Colossus, the world's first electronic computer and the WITCH, the world's oldest working digital computer. The museum enables visitors to follow the development of computing from the ultra-secret pioneering efforts of the 1940s through the large systems and mainframes of the 1950s, 60s and 70s, and the rise of personal computing in the 1980s and beyond.

Roald Dahl Museum & Story Centre, The

Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre, 81-83 High Street
Great Missenden HP16 0AL


This great little Museum has two fun and fact-packed biographical galleries and a fantabulous Story Centre. In Boy and Solo, visitors can learn about the events that shaped Roald Dahl as a writer, from his illicit motorbike outings at school to his time as a World War Two fighter pilot.