Arts and Culture

Buckinghamshire is home to over 50 historic homes and gardens, museums, theatres and locations for numerous films and TV series’, including Bond, Bridget Jones, Harry Potter, Midsomer Murders and Bridgerton.

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Waddesdon Manor

Waddesdon Manor

A magnificent house and grounds in the style of a 16th-century French château.

Bucks Open Weekend

Bucks Open Weekend

Celebrating creativity and culture in Bucks 28th-31st July

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Visit the Roald Dahl Museum, a great little family attraction in Great Missenden, the heart of Roald Dahl Country.

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Inspiration

Film and fiction

Film and fiction

Home to the world famous Pinewood Film Studios, Buckinghamshire has been used as the backdrop for many well-known TV series and films...

Self-Guided Midsomer Murders Tour

Self-Guided Midsomer Murders Tour

Midsomer Murders is one of Buckinghamshire’s greatest successes, spend a day following in DCI Barnaby's footsteps.

Mary Shelley, John Milton, Roald Dahl, OH MY!

Mary Shelley, John Milton, Roald Dahl, OH MY!

Over time, Buckinghamshire has provided a home to an array of renowned authors and has thus been the birthplace of some prodigious writing.

Arts and Culture

Bletchley Park

Bletchley Park

Discover Britain's best kept secret!

Milton Keynes Theatre

Milton Keynes Theatre

One of the region’s leading live entertainment venues, showcasing the best West End and touring productions from across the UK.

Chiltern Open Air Museum

Chiltern Open Air Museum

45 acres of grounds and gardens are now open to explore. Woodland, Village Green, 'Dig for Victory' allotment and Adventure playground.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Inspired by the rolling Chiltern Hills, the Aylesbury Waterside Theatre can be found in the heart of Aylesbury.

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The Silverstone Interactive Museum

The Silverstone Interactive Museum

An exciting visitor attraction exploring Silverstone, the home of British motor racing.

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Dorney Court

Dorney Court

One of England’s finest Tudor Manor Houses. Dorney Court welcomes visitors every afternoon in August promising a safe and happy experience.

Fillingdon Fine Art

Fillingdon Fine Art

Fillingdon Fine Art continues to exhibit exceptional contemporary paintings, sculpture, ceramics and jewellery by assorted artists.

Hazel Williams - Laser Cut Designs

Hazel Williams - Laser Cut Designs

Most of my designs begin as sketches which are scanned and developed using graphics software.

Howe Farm Flowers

Howe Farm Flowers

Flower Farm * Floristry * PYO Flowers

Buckinghamshire Craft Guild

Buckinghamshire Craft Guild

Come and meet the makers at our Guild gallery, demos most days, free entry. Work for sale.

West Wycombe Park & Village

West Wycombe Park & Village

Set in 45 acres of landscaped grounds, West Wycombe Park is a Palladian gem that has been the Dashwood family home for over 300 years.

Sally Evans Events

Sally Evans Events

My fairs are all about meeting the artists who create their work. Be inspired to buy for yourself and your home. Commissions welcome!

Discover Bucks Museum and the Roald Dahl Children's Gallery

Discover Bucks Museum and the Roald Dahl Children's Gallery

Explore 5 new fabulous galleries plus the Roald Dahl Children's Gallery in the heart of historic Aylesbury

Chalfont St Giles

Chalfont St Giles

Historic village in the heart of the Chilterns in Buckinghamshire.

Midsomer on the Misbourne

Midsomer on the Misbourne

A new Midsomer Trail has been launched and fans can now follow in the footsteps of DCI Barnaby through the Misbourne Valley.

Garsington Opera

Garsington Opera

An internationally renowned summer opera festival in the outstanding beauty of the Chiltern Hills.

National Paralympic Heritage Centre at Stoke Mandeville

National Paralympic Heritage Centre at Stoke Mandeville

At the birthplace of the Paralympics, learn about how it all began with the inspirational story of Professor Sir Ludwig Guttmann.

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Amersham Museum

Amersham Museum

Amersham Museum is an award winning museum located in a 15th century building in the heart of old Amersham.

The Courtyard Art Studio

The Courtyard Art Studio

Run by artists, for artists, The Courtyard Art Studio is a place for people to learn, relax and create.

Open-air cinema at Chicheley Hall, Milton Keynes

Open-air cinema at Chicheley Hall, Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes’ beautiful and leafy Chicheley Hall will host two open-air film events on 23rd and 26th May.

Julia Batten Glass

Julia Batten Glass

Fused glass workshops and gifts

Chiltern Made

Chiltern Made

Chiltern Made Craft fair showcases creative small businesses, artisans, and makers in the Chilterns

Claydon House

Claydon House

Discover sumptuous interiors, explore the grounds, step back in time, or go on an adventure - there's so much to see and do at Claydon.

Kraft Village, including Chair Making Museum CIC

Kraft Village, including Chair Making Museum CIC

Woodturning, Chair Making Museum, Large Contemporary Art Gallery, Craft giftshop and Artist studios.

Cliveden

Cliveden

Formerly home of the Astor family, the National Trust's Cliveden has glorious gardens overlooking the Thames in Berkshire.

CARINA HASLAM ART GALLERY

CARINA HASLAM ART GALLERY

An art gallery based in the gardens of Chenies Manor selling oil paintings and sculptures.

Artists at Turville Studios

Artists at Turville Studios

Seven professional artists in one stunning location. Painting, pottery, photography, printmaking, ceramics and illustration

Capture the Chiltern Hills

Capture the Chiltern Hills

Experiential Photography Walks: Capture a unique view of the Chiltern Hills with award-winning photographer Matt Writtle

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Wycombe Arts Centre

Wycombe Arts Centre

Wycombe Arts Centre is the community arts centre and creative hub for High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire.

Mary Does Marlow Does Royalty

Mary Does Marlow Does Royalty

Join 'Mary Shelley' for a monstrously majestic stroll around beautiful Marlow. Penned especially for the Jubilee!

Stowe

Stowe

Picture-perfect views, winding paths, lakeside walks and temples create this timeless landscape.

ARTIST OPEN STUDIO

ARTIST OPEN STUDIO

Visit a working artist's painting studio. See 'behind the scenes', talk with the artist and view paintings and prints in the flesh!

Vache Baroque Festival

Vache Baroque Festival

The Vache Baroque Festival is a fresh and forward looking organisation bringing audiences world-class Baroque music in a stunning setting.

The Vache Baroque Festival

The Vache Baroque Festival

An innovative open-air music venue in the heart of the Chilterns, bringing audiences first-class Baroque music, dance & drama

Chiltern Trike Tours

Chiltern Trike Tours

Experience the beautiful Chilterns area in a unique way with a chauffeured trike tour.

Milton's Cottage

Milton's Cottage

The only surviving residence of poet & parliamentarian, John Milton - and the place where he completed his epic masterpiece, Paradise Lost.

Arts at Stowe

Arts at Stowe

Arts at Stowe brings incredible music, art, and theatre, for all ages and tastes to Stowe.

Candle by Events

Candle by Events

Candle-making workshops and parties either face-to-face, online or in a kit

Stonor Park

Stonor Park

Home to the Stonor Family for 850 years.

Cerus Botanical Designs

Cerus Botanical Designs

Creating stunning fresh & silk plants displays for your business and home!

Cycling, Walking and Touring

Cycling, Walking and Touring

Our tours offer a unique way to discover the hidden delights of Buckinghamshire and The Chilterns

Neighbourhood Cinema

Neighbourhood Cinema

Neighbourhood Cinema is a pop up immersive cinema experience!

Obsidian Art

Obsidian Art

Obsidian Art is one of the largest art galleries in Buckinghamshire.

Alexandra Buckle

Alexandra Buckle

Alexandra Buckle Solo Printmaking Exhibition at Claydon Estate, featuring the #50prints2017

Step into Midsomer

Step into Midsomer

Walks through stunning Buckinghamshire countryside and Midsomer Murders filming locations

Chesham Museum

Chesham Museum

Collection of objects and photographs illustrating Chesham's history and especially its various industries.

Midsomer on the Misbourne

Midsomer on the Misbourne

Follow in the footsteps of DCI Barnaby through the Chilterns with a self-guided tour that travels along the Misbourne Valley

Wycombe Museum

Wycombe Museum

A local museum with collections from the furniture industry and local history.

Art in Textiles exhibiting in Oxfordshire Art Weeks

Art in Textiles exhibiting in Oxfordshire Art Weeks

Painterly artwork created from scraps of fabric. Sheep, plants, landscapes and still life. Originals, prints, cards and cushions.

Visit Marlow's Midsomer

Visit Marlow's Midsomer

Follow in the footsteps of DCI Barnaby on a self guided trail to discover local filming locations used in the hit TV series Midsomer Murders

Henley Hosts

Henley Hosts

Guided Walking Tour of 'Henley's History and it's Midsomer Murders Locations.'

Chesham Musical Theatre Company

Chesham Musical Theatre Company

Based in the beautiful Chiltern Hills, we are one of the oldest amateur musical theatre companies in the area, having started in 1922.

Queens Park

Queens Park

Queens Park Arts Centre is the largest independent arts centre in the UK, and is a registered charity.

Silver Jewellery Making Workshops

Silver Jewellery Making Workshops

Learn to make silver jewellery in our fully-equipped workshop. We have a selection of full and half-day workshops for you to choose from.

Bucks Art Weeks

Bucks Art Weeks

Bucks Art Weeks is an annual event held in June every year where artists and makers open their studios or hold exhibitions and events.

Little Missenden Church

Little Missenden Church

Roman, Saxon, Norman: 2000 years of history, a unique ensemble of medieval wall paintings, a 'Time Traveller's Treat'.

Midsomer Murders in Thame

Midsomer Murders in Thame

Thame is one of the most frequently used filming locations for the popular ITV series, Midsomer Murders.

photohello

photohello

Photography Lessons in Rural Buckinghamshire

Freya Jones - Spinning and Fibrecraft

Freya Jones - Spinning and Fibrecraft

An Aladdin's cave of materials and inspiration for Felt makers, Spinners, Weavers and Mixed media artists

Live theatre and music returns to The Arches Theatre in Buckinghamshire

Live theatre and music returns to The Arches Theatre in Buckinghamshire

The Arches Theatre is a unique outdoor theatre near Olney, Buckinghamshire staging fantastic productions from July - September 2021!

TheGiftCardCentre.co.uk

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Buy UK gift cards and e-gift cards online at TheGiftCardCentre.co.uk & eGiftCards.co.uk

Chiltern Arts Festival

Chiltern Arts Festival

An exciting & distinctive new initiative to bring music, literature & art to the towns & villages in & around the Chiltern Hills.

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