20 Best Museums and Art Galleries In Leighton Buzzard Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Leighton Buzzard

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Leighton Buzzard in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 172 Leighton Buzzard museums and art galleries to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the museums and art galleries we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Family reading at Bletchley Park in Milton Keynes

Bletchley Park

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Bletchley Park is an essential slice of British history. Hear the stories of the men and women who cracked the Enigma code and learn all about the ic...

Supercomputer at The National Museum of Computing in Milton Keynes

The National Museum of Computing

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The National Museum of Computing is located on the secret wartime codebreaking campus of Bletchley Park. You can see: a rebuild of Colossus, the worl...

Information desk at Tring Local History Museum

Tring Local History Museum

  • Tring
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Tring Local History Museum is a really interesting place to visit and it is small enough that even the little ones will manage it in a reasonable amo...

Exhibition room at Natural History Museum at Tring

Natural History Museum at Tring

  • Tring
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Built in 1889 to house the private natural history collection of Walter Rothschild, the Natural History Museum at Tring is a fascinating 'Noah's Ark...

Exhibits at Buckinghamshire County Museum in Aylesbury

Buckinghamshire County Museum

  • Aylesbury
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Buckinghamshire County Museum is an award winning County Museum is in the attractive old town area of Aylesbury in beautifully restored buildings, so...

Display at Roald Dahl Children's Gallery in Aylesbury

Roald Dahl Children's Gallery

  • Aylesbury
  • Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Roald Dahl Children's Gallery, based at Buckinghamshire County Museum, is a fantastic place for you and the kids to let your imaginations run wild an...

Outside view and activities at Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre

Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre

  • Milton Keynes
  • Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre aims to involve people in different aspects of Milton Keynes history, from the Roman and Medieval, to the new tow...

Sculpture at Stockwood Discovery Centre in Luton

Stockwood Discovery Centre

  • Luton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Stockwood Discovery Centre is designed with environmentally green and sustainable principles in mind. It tells the stories of real people behind...

Family in old groceries shop at Milton Keynes Museum

Milton Keynes Museum5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Milton Keynes Museum is a truly interactive museum where history comes to life with fascinating stories, brilliant recreations and hands on displays!...

A family at The Roald Dahl Museum & Story Centre, Great Missenden

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

  • Great Missenden
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre is a fun and fact packed inspirational day out for the whole family, situated in the village where Roald Dahl...

Wax statues at Buckingham Old Gaol Museum

Buckingham Old Gaol Museum

  • Buckingham
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Located in the heart of historic market town of Buckingham, the iconic Old Gaol was built in 1748 in the style of a castle as a purpose built prison,...

Outside view of British Schools Museum in Hitchin

British Schools Museum5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Hitchin
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The British Schools Museum in Hitchin is the place where learning really comes to life. Going to school has never been such fun. You can follow our f...

Canal at Bromham Mill in Bedford, photograph by Nigel Bryant

Bromham Mill

  • Bedford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

This atmospheric mill is either a late 18th or early 19th century rebuilding, done in brick, timber and stone on the site of earlier mills. It had 2...

Outside view of Verulamium Museum in St Albans

Verulamium Museum

  • St Albans
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

At Verulamium Museum you can study some of the finest Roman mosaics and wall plasters outside the Mediterranean and explore recreated Roman rooms, wa...

Staff at John Bunyan Museum in Bedford

John Bunyan Museum

  • Bedford
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The John Bunyan Museum welcomes families to come and partake in some truly interesting education! John Bunyan Museum tells the story of the Bedford m...

Outside view of Amersham Museum

Amersham Museum

  • Old Amersham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Join Amersham Museum to find out what life was like for people who lived here in the past. Use our touch screen photo viewer to discover how Amersham...

Gardens and outside view of Chenies Manor

Chenies Manor

  • Chenies
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Chenies Manor is a very grand visit for small folk, so we're advocating it for less boisterous children! If the kids can keep their cool though they'...

Outside view of Shaws Corner in Welwyn

Shaws Corner

  • Welwyn
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Shaw's Corner Home to the famous playwright George Bernard Shaw for over 40 years, Shaw's Corner is a 1902 Arts and Crafts house set in a quintessent...

Outside view of The Shuttleworth Collection in Biggleswade

The Shuttleworth Collection

  • Biggleswade
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Shuttleworth Collection is in a quiet countryside setting, actually on an old fashioned all grass aerodrome with 8 real hangars! These handsome h...

Outside view of The Canal Museum in Bruerne

The Canal Museum

  • Stoke Bruerne
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Canal Museum can be found in the heart of the village of Stoke Bruerne on the Grand Union Canal, and it is a great place to learn about the fasci...

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