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

Milton Abbey Church is open to the public from 10.00 am until 4.00 pm every day of the year except when special services or events are taking place. The Mansion is not open to the public though arrangements to visit may be made through Milton Abbey school (tel; 01258 880484)

Coming to us

How to find Us

Milton Abbey
Milton Abbas
DT11 0BZ

Access to the church is via a public footpath from Milton Abbas. Visitors who approach the church along the school drive are requested to book in at the school Reception.

All visitors are requested to respect the privacy of Milton Abbey school.

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

Volunteering at the Abbey can be extremely fulfilling and rewarding for many reasons.


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


We look forward to welcoming you to one of our events once the covid-19 outbreak has passed.