Milton Abbey
Church & Landscape

Located approximately 30 miles south-west of Salisbury, Milton Abbey can be found mid-way between the Georgian market town, Blandford Forum and Dorchester in Dorset.

Plan your visit

Opening times

The Abbey is open to visitors every day
from 10am until 5pm.

Coming to us

How to find Us

Milton Abbey
Milton Abbas
DT11 0BZ

In the local area

Things to do

Discover over 1,000 years of history in the Abbey, founded by King Athelstan, the grandson of Alfred the Great. This historic building, its unique environment and wonderful setting attracts visitors from around the world and provides a warm welcome to all.

Set in a beautiful Capability Brown designed landscape and nestling nearby to the historic village of Milton Abbas the area has many lovely walks and spectacular views and is truly a delightful place to visit.

Join Us

You can become a Member of our Abbey community without financial commitment, although of course gifts and donations are extremely welcome.


Gifts and Donations are vital in helping us continue to carry on the work of The Milton Abbey Heritage Trust.


We are delighted to welcome back this excellent Choir of accomplished male voices. Don’t miss this opportunity to enjoy the choral range of Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in the unique Acoustic Ambiance of The Abbey at Milton. The choir’s inspiration comes from many different places; from the work of Chor Leoni to The King’s Singers, Primus Amabile Men’s Ensemble and Orphei Drängar. Saturday 6th April at 7.30pm

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