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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 - 1761 reviews1761 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. Salisbury Cathedral

    Salisbury

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

  4. Kingfisher Barn

    Bournemouth

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

  5. RNLI College

    Poole

    Experience the home of RNLI training including visiting our world-class Sea Survival Centre, which hosts the wave tank and Lifeboat simulator.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 920 reviews920 reviews
  6. 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 - 591 reviews591 reviews
  7. Moors Valley Railway

    Ashley Heath, Near Ringwood

    Enjoy a steam train ride on the great little railway at Moors Valley Country Park.

  8. 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.

  9. 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 - 184 reviews184 reviews
  10. The Dinosaur Museum

    Dorchester

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

  11. Bournemouth International Centre

    Bournemouth

    The Bournemouth International Centre (BIC) is one of the most prestigious venues for conferences, exhibitions, entertainment and leisure activities.
    The BIC operates alongside its sister venues The Pavilion Theatre and Ballroom and The Pier Theatre

  12. 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.

  13. Poole Museum

    Poole

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

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 273 reviews273 reviews
  14. 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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  15. Royal Signals Museum

    Blandford Forum

    Discover all the answers at Dorset’s best kept secret – The Royal Signals Museum, Blandford.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 127 reviews127 reviews
  16. 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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  17. Kingston Lacy

    Wimborne

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

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1318 reviews1318 reviews
  18. 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 - 503 reviews503 reviews