Visitor information

Opening times at the Minster

The Minster is open to the Public at the following times:

Mondays to Saturdays - 9.30 am to 5.30 pm (See notes below)
Sundays - Mornings - for Services only; Afternoons - 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm.

Please note
The Parish Office will be closed on Fridays in May and June 2017.
The Minster usually closes at 12 noon on the Bank Holidays following Christmas and on New Year’s Day. From Christmas to the end of February the Minster closes at 4.00 pm.

General access to the Minster may be restricted in the case of special events: please check the Forthcoming Events.

Public toilets are available 30m from the Minster, across the Green.

Disabled Access
There is signposted disabled access to the Minster via St George’s door, on the same side of the church as the main door. There is no disabled access to the Chained Library, but you can watch a filmed tour of the Library in Trinity Chapel.

Please note access may be restricted on occasions for Special Services and Events.

The Chained Library is open to the public most days of the week from Easter Monday until the end of October, from 10.30am - 12.30pm and 2.00pm - 4.00pm.

For winter opening and other times, please contact the Parish Office.

The Minster has a well stocked shop where you can buy goods ranging from Christian Literature, cards and jewellery to useful gifts.

The Parish Office located in Church House is open - Mondays to Fridays 10.00am to 12.00 noon. (The Parish Office will be closed on Fridays in May and June 2017.)

To contact the Minster

Please write to: The Minster, Church House, High Street, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 1HT
Telephone: 01202 884753 or email:

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Next Sunday

8.00amHoly Communion
9.45amParish Eucharist with healing
11.30amBaptism of Jacob Crook and Riley Stephen
6.30pmEvening Prayer

Forthcoming Events

Monday 21 August 8:30 - 9:00am
Morning Prayer

Monday 21 August 12:30 - 1:15pm
Sarah Abbott recital

Tuesday 22 August 8:00 - 8:30am
Holy Communion