Karen’s story

My parents arrived in the UK as a part of the Windrush generation in the late 50’s and 60’s from the West Indian British colonies…

Stan & Isaline’s Story

The decision to emigrate to any country is not simply a focus on the immediate need to improve a person's circumstances, as it comes with…

Summer fun!

Over the summer, we ran a reopening project comprised of 12 yoga sessions, 4 open garden afternoons, 18 garden explorer sessions for families and 2…

Gladys’s story – Black History Month

A Conversation With Gladys This year’s theme for Black History Month is Women’s Achievements and whilst we have shared some stories from members of our…

Patsy’s story – Black History Month

Patsy Marie Morris left Franklin Town, which is situated adjacent to Jamaica’s capital, Kingston and boarded a plane to Heathrow Airport with her grandmother at…

Welcome to Black History Month 2020

Like all cultural organisations across the country we have had to adapt our planned events during the pandemic, and although the museum may currently be…

Tudors: Perfumed Pomanders

Part of Bucks County Museum is a Tudor House. The Tudors weren’t always very hygienic and so Tudor life could be very whiffy! Tudors had…

The Iron Age: At home with the Celts

Bucks Back in Time Buckinghamshire has a number of Iron Age Hillforts along the line of the Chiltern Hills. Iron Age people lived on farmsteads…

Salt dough fossils

Create your own amazing fossils using our simple guide. Don't forget to upload photos of your creations using the hashtag #saltdoughfossils

Egg-box Garden

Create your own Egg-box garden and watch your seeds grow on your windowsill. Once clear of any frosts, normally by the end of April -…

Bovril Jar

This is a Bovril jar, it is one of 150,000 objects that make up Bucks County Museum’s collection. It is made of brown glass with…

Black History Month

BLACK HISTORY MONTH The Wedding Shoes by Ann Alphonse [envira-gallery id="5841"] When we were little my sister and I would love to get dad’s wedding…

A wonderful day celebrating Eid

On the 26th August 2019, Bucks County Museum opened its doors to host an Eid Fayre with scores of visitors enjoying arts and crafts, historical…

Robot Competition Winners Announced!

The 2 overall winners of our Robot competition have been chosen! We were thrilled to receive so many excellent entries for our Robot competition from…

LGBTrees

My name is Emma Prill; a local artist; a transgender woman and owner of the company 'Dresses and Pints'. Dresses and Pints is a place…