Towns & Villages
Milton Keynes has long since shed off its image as a concrete new town to become one of the most thriving locations in South East England.
Day visitors to Milton Keynes will love the excellent shopping facilities, with over 300 shops, including one of the longest indoor shopping centres in Europe at thecentre:mk. If you’re planning on a longer stay, you will find dozens of attractions in the town and in the surrounding countryside.
Milton Keynes has also become an extreme sports hotspot. You can water-ski, wakeboard and more on Willen Lake, or head to Xscape for the UK's longest indoor real-snow ski and boarding slope, as well as some of the best indoor climbing facilities in the south.
For more sedate pursuits, Milton Keynes offers one of the best theatres outside of London, excellent free art exhibitions at the Milton Keynes Gallery and dozens of regular free festivals and events.
Things to see and do in Milton Keynes…
- Take the family to Gulliver's Land - a theme park adventure for all ages, including fun rides, life-size dinosaur models and farmyard animals that you can get up close to!
- Head to Bletchley Park and discover how WWII code breakers cracked the Enigma code.
- Visit the Cowper and Newton Museum, the Georgian home of the 18th century poet William Cowper.
More Milton Keynes Information
Once Britain’s Best Kept Secret, today Bletchley Park is a heritage site and vibrant tourist...1.59 miles away
The Grand Union Canal runs from London to Birmingham crossing straight through the Chilterns....1.65 miles away
Drive through the different areas in the comfort of your own car and you will see lions at play on...3.39 miles away
A choice of three championship courses, over 54 outstanding holes. Woburn is an ideal venue for a...3.67 miles away
Woburn Safari Park is an action packed day for all the family. From the Road Safari where you can...6.46 miles away
Housing Buckingham's Museum, the Tourist Information Centre and the Flora Thompson (Lark Rise to...10.7 miles away
There is plenty to do for all the family; see the beautiful interiors of the 400 year old house,...11.43 miles away
An environmentally friendly 44 acre rare breeds farm in Aylesbury Vale for all ages.11.51 miles away
Over forty temples and monuments, laid out against an inspiring backdrop of lakes and valleys....11.96 miles away
Seventy-foot tower mill, which has recently been restored to full working order, with internal...12.32 miles away
The home of British Motor Racing, Silverstone is the venue for the British Formula 1 Grand Prix,...12.72 miles away
One of the oldest post mills in Britain baring the date 1627 .13.32 miles away
Large collection of railway relics including, steam locomotives, railway carriages and equipment....13.43 miles away
Major collection of historical farm implements, local rural crafts and domestic bygones housed in...13.64 miles away
St Mary's Church Pitstone14.11 miles away
Come and experience a day out to remember at Aqua Vale, where visitors are certain to have a fun...14.14 miles away