The Milton Abbey Heritage Trust has been established as a registered charity for the protection, restoration, educational interpretation and development of The Abbey, St. Catherine’s Chapel and the surrounding Capability Brown landscape as buildings and land of historical and architectural importance. The Trust is working to provide a programme of events and services at the Abbey to encourage visitors to experience and enjoy this very special place. The Bishop of Salisbury has supported the Trust, working together to promote Christian worship and an enhanced visitor experience at The Abbey.
Press Releases for Milton Abbey
Saxon History Comes to Life at Milton Abbey's Re-enactment Weekend
(Come along to a Free Family Weekend on 14 & 15 July, provided by Milton Abbey Heritage Trust and supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund) This magnificent location in North Dorset is bringing a slice of history alive across one weekend in July. The glorious rural setting of Milton Abbey is the "must see" venue for KS2 pupils (aged between seven and 11) studying Anglo Saxon history as part of their mandatory educational syllabus.
Release Date: 22nd June 2018
Three opportunities to discover uplifting music from Bournemouth performers at Dorset’s Milton Abbey this summer
Milton Abbey invites you to enjoy Bournemouth choirs and choruses this summer. Visit on: Saturday 16th June at 7.30pm Bournemouth Male Voice Choir Sunday 1st July at 6.00pm Bournemouth Sinfonietta Choir Saturday 7th July at 7.00pm The Bournemouth Symphony Chorus in concert
Release Date: 11th June 2018
Historic Milton Abbey announces Athelstan’s Dream – A Saxon Tale
Milton Abbey invites you to its free Summer Exhibition, Athelstan’s Dream – A Saxon Tale A feature exhibition at Milton Abbey Historic Church Summer 2018, in the Abbey and St. Catherine’s Chapel From 4th July to 31st August Milton Abbey open daily 10am until 5pm
Release Date: 9th May 2018
Discover Music at Milton Abbey and enjoy a Pastoral Potpourri
Milton Abbey invites you to enjoy a Pastoral Potpourri with The Keysworth String Quartet at 7:30pm on Saturday 26th May 2018.
Release Date: 21st April 2018