Facilities and features


Situated in church porch.

Temporary, portable

Hearing (induction) Loop
Large Print
Assistance Dogs

Our Building

Stained Glass
Listed Building

Mondays 9am - 4pm from January 9th 2022.

Music and Worship

Bell Ringing

Annual Cerne Music Festival of chamber music provided by the Gaudier Ensemble.
Various musical events organised by the Friends www.cernechurchfriends.org.uk


There is BCP Matins in at least one of the Benefice churches every Sunday, apart from the 3rd and 5th Sunday of the month. 1st Sunday: Godmanstone (10am) and Buckland Newton (10am); 2nd Sunday Godmanstone (10am); 4th Sunday Cerne Abbas (11.15am)
BCP Holy Communion - 1st Sunday: Minterne (10am)
BCP Evensong - 3rd Sunday: Minterne (6pm)

Groups, Courses and Activities

Bible study

The first Wednesday of every month, 10.30am til noon.

Tai Chi / QiGong Tuesdays 11am.

Periodically during school holidays - more info on Facebook page and posters in village.

Come and Play Mondays during term-time 9.30am at the church.

Help for Visitors

Guidebooks / Notes

Open every day from early morning until dark or about 5pm, whichever is earlier.

Other Features

Conservation Area