Overview

Milton Keynes is quickly establishing itself as one of the prime tourist location in the UK. With a plethora of restaurants and bars, huge stretches of greenery, and a canal to rival Venice, the New Town offers a range of enjoyable activities and outings. Amongst the historic landmarks and the thriving cultural scene, you’ll also find some fantastic shopping opportunities and amazing days out for the whole family.

What's on in Milton Keynes

5 - 30 June
Matilda - The Musical is the multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable Roald Dahl. After a six-year run in the West End, it is now touring the country.

29 June - 1 July
Flummoxed Festival is a family-friendly music festival curated by We Happy Few. Set on a beautiful wooded site near the village of Bletchley, it combines a weekend of excellent live music with fun day time activities for all the family.

Staff Recommends

Best Restaurant: Akasaka offers a mouth-watering array of Japanese and Korean food, with over 120 dishes ranging from sushi and sashimi to rice and noodles.

Best Shopping: Combining both intu Milton Keynes and centre:MK, the Central Milton Keynes Shopping Centre is one of the largest shopping centres in the UK. It provides everything you need for a day out, from popular high street boutiques to a huge range of restaurants.

Best Kept Secret: Older than Milton Keynes itself and once a secret from the whole world, Bletchley Park now offers a unique insight into one of the most revolutionary advances in wartime technology.
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