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  1. 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!

  2. 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 - 6061 reviews6061 reviews
  3. Hengistbury Head Visitor Centre

    Bournemouth

    Spend the day at Hengistbury Head, to take in all that this stunning site has to offer. Enjoy panoramic views of Christchurch Harbour and Poole Bay, discover the rare plants and wildlife of this stunning nature reserve and learn about the important...

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 216 reviews216 reviews
  4. Beaulieu National Motor Museum

    New Forest

    At the heart of the New Forest, Beaulieu is a multi-award winning family day out with something for everyone.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 5690 reviews5690 reviews
  5. 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
  6. Lighthouse, Poole’s Centre for the Arts

    Poole

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

  7. Red House Museum

    Christchurch

    A former Georgian workhouse, the Red House is now a museum exploring the story of Christchurch from before the Ice Age to modern times.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 125 reviews125 reviews
  8. The Tank Museum

    Wareham

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

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 3870 reviews3870 reviews
  9. Kingfisher Barn Visitor Centre

    Bournemouth

    Kingfisher Barn Visitor Centre is the gateway to the Stour Valley Nature Reserve – the perfect day out for all the family. Discover the stunning riverside and encounter otters in the early morning, or the blue flash of Kingfishers during the day at...

  10. 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.

  11. The Teddy Bear Museum

    Dorchester

    This museum, devoted to the wonderful world of the teddy bear, contains a wealth of bears for you to delight in.

  12. Swanage Railway

    Swanage

    What’s better than a leisurely trip behind an historic steam engine through an area of natural beauty.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 2715 reviews2715 reviews
  13. The Dinosaur Museum

    Dorchester

    Fossils, skeletons, life-size dinosaur reconstructions and plenty more.

  14. The Tutankhamun Exhibition

    Dorchester

    Visit Tutankhamun's tomb the world's greatest discovery of Ancient Treasure

  15. Corfe Castle Model Village

    Wareham

    Corfe Castle Model Village is situated in the heart of Corfe Castle village

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 2515 reviews2515 reviews
  16. 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...

  17. Poole Museum

    Poole

    The rich history of Poole is revealed in four floors of galleries.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 323 reviews323 reviews
  18. 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 - 1968 reviews1968 reviews