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  1. 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 - 1834 reviews1834 reviews
  2. 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.

  3. 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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  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. Buckler's Hard

    Near Brockenhurst

    On the banks of the Beaulieu River you will find the peaceful haven of Buckler’s Hard, developed as a shipbuilding village, where ships for Nelson’s fleet were built.

  6. 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!

  7. Poole Museum

    Poole

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

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  8. Kingfisher Barn

    Bournemouth

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

  9. Sherborne Castle & Gardens

    Sherborne

    Built by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1594 and home to the Digby family since 1617, the Castle’s staterooms display glorious art, furniture and porcelain collections from the great periods of English history.

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  10. Corfe Castle

    Wareham

    A favourite haunt for adults and children alike, you can’t fail to be captivated by these romantic castle ruins with breathtaking views.

  11. Salisbury Cathedral

    Salisbury

    Visit England's finest Gothic cathedral to see the best preserved Magna Carta

  12. 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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  13. The Regent Centre

    Christchurch

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

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 113 reviews113 reviews
  14. Bournemouth Pier

    Bournemouth

    The iconic Bournemouth Pier is set in the middle of seven miles of golden sand.

  15. Kingston Lacy

    Wimborne

    This magnificent house tells the story of a great Dorset family.

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  16. Eastleigh Lakeside Steam Railway

    Eastleigh

    Eastleigh Lakeside Steam Railway is a dual gauge 10¼” / 7¼” miniature railway running from its main station Eastleigh Parkway to Monks Brook Halt.

  17. The Dinosaur Museum

    Dorchester

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

  18. 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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