About the Museum

Discover Bucks is an independent charity which looks after 130,000 objects telling the story of Bucks and beyond from 200 million years ago to the present day.

Discover more about the Museum and what to expect to see when you visit.

Discover Bucks Museum is:

 A space to explore, learn and wonder about Bucks and to find out about the stories of people and places in this area and beyond

Our Mission is:

“We collect and share objects and stories reflecting the people, culture and landscapes in Buckinghamshire. We encourage visitors to join us on journeys of discovery. We inspire our community, creating conversations and connections to the place where we live.”

Our Values


We are open and inclusive. We ensure that the objects, exhibitions and events we share are representative of our community so that everyone can see themselves reflected.


We inspire deep emotions and moments of magic. We help people to explore and find things that are meaningful to their lives and help them discover the heritage of Buckinghamshire.


We are curious and inquisitive about our collections and the world around us. We uncover the wonderful stories linked with our collections to stimulate ideas, knowledge, understanding and conversations.


We are committed to Community engagement and representation of the wider communities that make up Buckinghamshire. We aim to provide equal access to our space, collection and experiences for everyone.

Bucks Heroes

Bucks Heroes project is about celebrating ordinary people who are doing extraordinary things making them everyday heroes, who have contributed to the history of Bucks.


Discover Bucks Museum offers a superb range of opportunities for corporate sponsorships and memberships. If you would like to connect more with our visitors, raise your company profile, entertain clients or reward staff, our working partnerships can be tailored to support your business needs.

For an informal chat about how we can help your business grow, please email development@discoverbucksmuseum.org

Our Partners

Discover Bucks Museum is fortunate to have many key stakeholders and partners who collaborate with and support the museum.

Work with us

Join our friendly and creative team working towards our shared vision of making the Museum a thriving community hub.

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