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A view inside the Russell Cotes Museum

Culture

Bournemouth is steeped in history and surrounded by heritage and culture. 

We have open air theatre,  Poole Lighthouse, Christchurch Priory, Jurassic Coast and Corfe Castle to mention but a few.  But right on our doorstep we have the infamous home of Lillie Langtry - still a beautiful hotel to this day - book online here

We have the Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum - one of the most unique and quirky museums in the world and St.Peters Church with its tombstones of the famous including May Shelley - author of one of the famous Frankenstein novel. 

If you want to learn a new skill, then try the comprehensive program of dance classes at Pavilion Dance! With over 40 lessons to choose from each week you can learn a range of international styles ranging from classic to modern, including Parkour, Power Yoga, Ballet, Funk, Hip Hop and Ballroom. Different lessons cater for different age groups; children from the age of two, through to teens and adults.                                                                   

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