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  1. The Great Dorset Steam Fair National Heritage Show

    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. 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
  3. Kingfisher Barn

    Bournemouth

    Discover the riverside and encounter otters at this hidden gem in Muscliff , North Bournemouth.

  4. 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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  5. Longleat Stately Home and Safari Park

    Warminster

    Longleat, nestled within 900 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped grounds, is home to the UK’s original Safari Park, one of the best examples of Elizabethan architecture, with an abundance of exciting attractions including Jungle Kingdom and...

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 7318 reviews7318 reviews
  6. The Regent Centre

    Christchurch

    A well established Art Deco arts centre, dating back to 1931.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 116 reviews116 reviews
  7. Athelhampton House and Gardens

    Dorchester

    Legendary site of King Athelstan's Palace. One of the finest 15thC manor houses, surrounded by glorious Grade I Listed garden with fountains, pools and waterfalls.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 642 reviews642 reviews
  8. Wimborne Model Town and Gardens

    Wimborne Minster

    Charming, faithful 1/10th scale recreation of 1950s Wimborne, a delightful historic market town, set in beautiful award-winning gardens. Tearooms and gift shop.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 212 reviews212 reviews
  9. The Dinosaur Museum

    Dorchester

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

  10. Pavilion Dance South West

    Bournemouth

    Pavilion Dance South West presents a year-round programme of innovative and inspiring dance performances, live ballet screenings and arts exhibitions in an intimate, state-of-the-art, 200-seat theatre and gallery space.

  11. Beaulieu National Motor Museum

    Brockenhurst,

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

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  12. Bournemouth Aviation Museum

    Christchurch

    We provide an interesting and informative visit for people of all ages and to share the enjoyment of the exciting world of aviation!

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 265 reviews265 reviews
  13. Bournemouth Pier

    Bournemouth

    The iconic Bournemouth Pier is set in the middle of ten miles of golden sand with plenty to do for all the family

  14. Dorset County Museum

    Dorchester

    Containing a wealth of information about Dorset’s culture and history, the museum has six Galleries setting out 200 million years of the county’s history and natural environment.

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  15. Highcliffe Castle

    Christchurch

    Built in the 1930s this beautiful Grade 1 listed castle is set in cliff top grounds.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 539 reviews539 reviews
  16. The Tutankhamun Exhibition

    Dorchester

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

  17. Old Sarum

    Salisbury

    Climb the mighty ramparts for views over the Wiltshire plains and imagine the once thriving town of Old Sarum. Stand in the footprint of Salisbury's original cathedral and conquer the royal castle!

  18. 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.