Tourist Information Centre

Buckingham Tourist Information Centre

Telephone 01280 823020 - or Email.
Find us here - Located at the historic Old Gaol in Buckingham town centre.
Open Monday to Saturday from 10am to 4pm.


Buckingham Tourist Information Centre is here to assist both visitors to the town, the area, and also local residents. Please contact us or call in and our friendly, knowledgeable staff can give helpful expert advice to help you enjoy your stay in the green heart of England.

  • Local information - things to see and do, where to eat and drink, etc
  • Accommodation booking service and information
  • National Express Coach Agents - ticket booking service and route planning
  • Extensive range of brochures and leaflets, both local and national
  • Selection of bus and train timetables
  • Wide range of maps, books, walks, and guides
  • Gift shop with Buckingham souvenirs and local products
  • Buy Theatre Token gift vouchers
  • Buy tickets for The Film Place - the Buckingham Cinema
  • Buy tickets for many local events and concerts such as the Bucks County Show


    Further information about Buckingham can be found at the Buckingham Town Council website. Click here for a map of the district.

    Most parking in the town centre is free for the first hour, with pay & display available at the off-street car parks. Details can be found at Aylesbury Vale District Council's website.

    Hotels in Buckingham include Best Western Buckingham Hotel, Travelodge, Villiers Hotel and the White Hart.

    Theatre Tokens


    Local maps, books and guides available at the Old Gaol, or via the sponsored links to Amazon.


    Walks in the Buckingham Area

    The Tourist Information Centre stocks a wide range of leaflets describing walks in and around Buckingham. Further details can be found at the interactive map service from Buckinghamshire County Council Rights of Way website. The Buckingham Society has prepared a town trail and a riverside walk which are available to purchase at the Old Gaol.

  • Buckingham Circular Walk (1.2MB)
  • Maids Moreton to Akeley Circular Walk
  • Ouse Valley Walk (1.1MB)
  • Ouse Valley Way (1.3MB)(Syresham to Buckingham)
  • Ouse Valley Way (1.3MB)(Buckingham to Thornton)
  • Stowe Deer Park (National Trust)
  • Thornborough Walk
  • Moving or investing in the Buckingham area?

    Buckingham is proud to be home to a wide range of companies, many national and international leaders in their field, such as Superchips, Racelogic, Hartridge, Vitalograph, Wipac and BCQ Group. Our close proximity to Silverstone, and being located on the Oxford to Milton Keynes to Cambridge A421/A422 arc make us an attractive and friendlier alternative to Milton Keynes and Aylesbury. The District Council hosts the Invest Aylesbury Vale website.

    There is a wide selection of estate agents in the town, and the local Buckingham and Winslow Advertiser is published every Friday with an extensive property section (to buy and rent).


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    © 2013 Buckingham Old Gaol Trust
    The tourist information centre is operated by Tourism South East, with funding by Buckingham Town Council and accommodation provided by Buckingham Old Gaol.

    Tourist and travel information for Buckingham, Silverstone, Winslow, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire and Lark Rise to Candleford/Flora Thompson Country. Buckingham Old Gaol and Buckingham Tourist Information Centre are members of Tourism South East.

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