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Some of the best attractions in Dorset are listed in this website. From history and heritage to family attractions, houses and castles to gardens, steam to pottery, crafts to animals and shopping to tranquil tea houses. Value for money brought to you in true Best…
Area:
Dorset
Website:
www.dorsetattractions.co.uk/
The Museum is a thatched building prominently located in the centre of the town in Market Place. Permanent exhibits in the Museum cover aspects of the main history of the town. These include the rise and fall of the cattle market, the history of the…
Area:
Sturminster Newton
Locality
North Dorset
Telephone:
01258 471878
Website:
sturminsternewton-museum.co.uk/
Address
Sturminster Museum, Sturminster Newton,  Dorset,  DT10 1AN
At Burngate stone carving centre we run family stone carving sessions every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday during the main school holidays and on Saturdays throughout the year. These sessions are suitable for ages 6 to 80+ years.
Area:
Swanage
Locality
Purbeck
Telephone:
01929 439405
E-mail:
info@burngatestonecentre.co.uk
Website:
www.burngatestonecentre.co.uk/.../family.html
Address
Burngate Stone Carving Centre Kingston Road,  Langton Matravers,  Swanage,  Dorset,  BH19 3BE
On Thursdays from 6. 30pm, The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award in Sturminster Newton is delivered under the DofE licence of Dorset Council by trained and qualified volunteers. The DofE is all about going the extra mile – gaining new skills, pushing yourself physically, helping others…
Area:
Sturminster Newton
Telephone:
07432 898003
E-mail:
sturyouthclub@gmail.com
Address
Sturminster Newton Youth Club Bath Road,  Sturminster Newton,  Dorset,  DT10 1DT
The library offers access to a wide range of services including books for adults and young people, feature films and music to hire, reference and information services, library gets lively and rhyme time sessions. It also provides free Wi-Fi and internet access. A 24/7 returns…
Area:
Dorchester
Locality
West Dorset
Telephone:
01305 224440
E-mail:
dorchesterlibrary@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk
Address
South Walks House, Dorchester,  Dorset,  DT1 1EE
The library offers access to a wide range of services including books for adults and young people, regular library gets lively sessions for under 5 year olds, feature films and music to hire, reference and information services, local history. Internet access for all.
Area:
Wimborne
Locality
East Dorset
Telephone:
01202 659755
E-mail:
corfemullenlibrary@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk
Website:
www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/.../corfemullenlibrary
Address
Corfe Mullen Library 54 Wareham Road,  Corfe Mullen,  Wimborne,  Dorset,  BH21 3LE
Woodcraft Folk is the UK's co operative children and young people's organisation. Young people meet to make friends, build self confidence, and learn about big ideas from social justice to climate change. We go camping, get crafty, debate and play games as well as much…
Area:
Dorchester
Locality
West Dorset
Telephone:
07814 910295
E-mail:
Dorchesterwoodcraftfolk@gmail.com
Website:
www.woodcraft.org.uk
Address
Dorchester Community Church Liscombe Street,  Dorchester,  Dorset,  DT1 3DF
Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium is a traditional family run attraction which prides itself on offering visitors a fun and interactive insight into the sea creatures which inhabit our local waters. Situated at the end of the Cobb, Lyme's iconic harbour wall, our mission is to…
Area:
Lyme Regis
Locality
West Dorset
Telephone:
01297 444230
Mobile: 07903 955300
E-mail:
info@lymeregismarineaquarium.co.uk
Website:
www.lymeregismarineaquarium.co.uk
Address
Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium The Cobb,  Lyme Regis,  Dorset,  DT7 3JJ
The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award in Swanage is delivered under the DofE licence of Dorset Council by trained and qualified volunteers. The DofE is all about going the extra mile – gaining new skills, pushing yourself physically, helping others and exploring new territories. At the…
Area:
Swanage
Telephone:
07917 212390
Website:
www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/.../the-duke-of-edinburgh-award-in-dorset.aspx
Address
Youth Hostels Association 20 Cluny Crescent,  Swanage,  Dorset,  BH19 2BS
Leeson House is the ideal venue for Primary to A Level fieldtrips. The house is a secluded Grade Two mansion situated near Swanage, Dorset on the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site. It is close to many classic geography, geology and biology fieldwork sites and set…
Area:
Swanage
Locality
Purbeck
Telephone:
01929 422126
E-mail:
leesonhouse@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk
Website:
leesonhouse.com/
Address
Leeson House Field Studies Centre, Langton Matravers,  Swanage,  Dorset,  BH19 3EU