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  1. Lighthouse, Poole’s Centre for the Arts

    Poole

    Experience, explore, discover and join in with the arts at Lighthouse, the largest regional arts centre in the UK

  2. Great Dorset Steam Fair

    Blandford

    If you are looking for an excellent fun and action packed day out for all the family, you’ll love the Great Dorset Steam Fair!

  3. Poole Park

    Poole

    Just a short walk from the centre of town you'll discover a haven of peace and rare beauty. Enjoy watersports, boating, tennis, crazy golf & fitness trails, children's play areas, cafes or just sit back and enjoy the view!

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 383 reviews383 reviews
  4. The Etches Collection - Museum of Jurassic Marine Life

    Wareham

    A brand new immersive museum housing the finest single collection of Kimmeridgian fossils all found by one man.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 155 reviews155 reviews
  5. Shire Hall Historic Courthouse Museum

    Dorchester

    Executed for arson. Transported for asking for fair pay. Given six months hard labour for stealing clothes. 200 years of justice, injustice, crime and punishment are brought to life at Dorchester’s Shire Hall Historic Courthouse Museum.

  6. The Teddy Bear Museum

    Dorchester

    Visit the magical world devoted to the teddy bear from its 19th century origins to current world famous bears.

  7. Swanage Railway

    Swanage

    A unique chance to experience one of the best steam rides ever!

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 2715 reviews2715 reviews
  8. Upton Country Park

    Poole

    Whatever the season, there's something for everyone - enjoy the wildlife along the shoreline, try the Woodland Play Trail, visit an exhibition at The Gallery, try one of the many events – or simply find a quiet spot to admire the grounds and...

  9. The Tank Museum

    Wareham

    The Tank Museum brings history to life, with the world’s best collection of tanks & explosive live displays. 

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 3868 reviews3868 reviews
  10. Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum

    Bournemouth

    The Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum houses important collections of paintings, sculpture, furniture, ceramics, world-wide collections and contemporary craft commissions.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1967 reviews1967 reviews
  11. Beaulieu National Motor Museum

    New Forest

    Beaulieu is an award winning family attraction set within the heart of the New Forest. Over 800 years of heritage can be seen on the Beaulieu Estate & has been owned by the Montagu family for over four centuries.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 5672 reviews5672 reviews
  12. Corfe Castle Model Village and Gardens

    Corfe Castle

    Be a Time Travelling Giant!
    1/20th scale model of Corfe Castle and the village as it was in 1646.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 413 reviews413 reviews
  13. The Blue Pool and Wareham Bears

    Wareham

    Escape to a magical pool, set in 20 acres of heath & woodland in the midst of the Purbeck Hills.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 448 reviews448 reviews
  14. Terracotta Warriors Museum

    Dorchester

    Experience the only museum outside China exclusively dedicated to the amazing Terracotta Warriors.

  15. Poole Museum & Scaplen's Court

    Poole

    Discover the story of Poole - Harbour, Town & People from prehistory to the 21st century.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 323 reviews323 reviews
  16. Bournemouth International Centre

    Bournemouth

    Whether you want to see a show, be educated at a conference, attend an exhibition or enjoy some art, the Bournemouth International Centre (BIC) is a premier conference, events and entertainment venue, centrally situated a short drive away from...

  17. Twin Sails Bridge

    Poole

    Poole's landmark structure and the first bridge of its type to be built in the world.

  18. The Tutankhamun Exhibition

    Dorchester

    Discover Tutankhamun's tomb & the world's greatest ancient treasure.