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  1. Eling Tide Mill Experience

    Totton

    The Grade II* listed Eling Tide Mill, which has stood at the centre of life in Eling for centuries, is one of only a handful of working tide mills left in the UK.

  2. 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 - 300 reviews300 reviews
  3. 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 - 143 reviews143 reviews
  4. The Tutankhamun Exhibition

    Dorchester

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

  5. The Teddy Bear Museum

    Dorchester

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

  6. 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.

  7. 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...

  8. Royal Signals Museum

    Blandford Forum

    Spies, codes, secret agents & electronic warfare, discover where heroes come to life!

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 141 reviews141 reviews
  9. 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 - 434 reviews434 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 - 1859 reviews1859 reviews
  11. The Dinosaur Museum

    Dorchester

    Get hands on with life-size dinosaurs, fossils & skeletons for billions of years of family fun.

  12. 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 - 3730 reviews3730 reviews
  13. 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.

  14. Terracotta Warriors Museum

    Dorchester

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

  15. 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 - 350 reviews350 reviews
  16. Salisbury Cathedral & Magna Carta

    Salisbury

    See Britain’s tallest spire & best preserved original 1215 Magna Carta as well as the world’s oldest working clock, largest cloisters & close - all set within the historic city of Salisbury.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 5785 reviews5785 reviews
  17. 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 - 399 reviews399 reviews
  18. Poole Old Lifeboat Museum & Shop

    Poole

    Housing one of Poole's historic lifeboats, Thomas Kirk Wright, the old boathouse offers the public a close-up view of the lifeboat and the history that surrounds it.