Walford Mill Crafts, Stone Lane, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 1NL
01202 841400  info@walfordmillcrafts.co.uk

Walford Mill Crafts in Wimborne Dorset

Welcome to Walford Mill Crafts 

Walford Mill Crafts is a flagship contemporary craft gallery in Dorset and a National Portfolio Organisation of Arts Council England. 

Situated in Wimborne Minster, our craft centre offers exhibitions and craft education along with a gallery shop where we showcase high quality, handmade items made by the best in Contemporary Craft.


Opening Times: 

Monday - Saturday:    10am - 5pm
Sundays:                   11am - 4pm

Please note that the courtyard gates are locked at the end of each working day.



What's on at The Mill...

Current Exhibition


Textile Textures

29th of April – 4th of June 2017 


A vibrant exhibition giving textiles a voice that refines surface textures and colour.
The creative processes from a selected group of contemporary makers are explored within the show. 




Textile Commission - Opportunity

Craft Residency 

Unlocking the Bankes Archive Project 
‘Unravelling Threads of Narrative’  

This residency’s aim is for a craftsperson to work with the team at Dorset History Centre, staff at Kingston Lacy in Wimborne and the team at Walford Mill Crafts to develop work in response to the Bankes Archive.

Please click here for more details. 



Summer Garden Party Soirée

Join us for an evening of music and craft demonstrations on Saturday the 24th of June from 6-9pm.

Our main event will be a raffle with over 30 prizes, including a weeks holiday in a luxurious villa in Menorca, champagne, beauty vouchers as well as pieces from renowned makers.  

Tickets are on sale at Walford Mill Crafts and will be available during the evening at £1 each. 

All proceeds will be split between Friends of Victoria Hospital Wimborne and Walford Mill Education Trust.  














Outdoor Theatre

The ever popular Rain or Shine Theatre  Company is back by popular demand with the Shakespearean Classic 'Twelfth Night.'

Join us on in the courtyard on Friday the 24th of August. 

The performance will start at 7:30pm and gates will open at 6:00pm.  


Call us on 01202 841400 or pop into the Mill for tickets. 









We look forward to welcoming you to Walford Mill Crafts.



Walford Mill Crafts is recognised by the Arts Council England as a National Portfolio Organisation.