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Bournemouth Central gardens

Bournemouth Central Gardens

The Central Gardens extend from the town centre to Coy Pond. They are now the home of the tennis…

Folly tower surrounded by flora in the gardens

Bournemouth Upper Gardens

The Upper Gardens hold many unusual tree species including a North American Giant Redwood (believed…

Bournemouth Lower Gardens People Walking through

Bournemouth Lower Gardens

The Lower Gardens in Bournemouth are only a five minute walk from the main shopping centre, the…

Flowers blooming in Boscombe gardens

Boscombe Chine Gardens

Boscombe Chine Gardens were developed originally from a ‘chine’ of heath and mire into a splendid…

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  1. Bournemouth Lower Gardens

    Bournemouth

    The Lower Gardens in Bournemouth are only a five minute walk from the main shopping centre, the beach and the pier.

  2. Highcliffe Castle

    Highcliffe, Christchurch

    Highcliffe Castle is situated right on the beautiful beach and only short walk away from the sea.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 634 reviews634 reviews
  3. Boscombe Chine Gardens

    Bournemouth

    Boscombe Chine Gardens were developed originally from a ‘chine’ of heath and mire into a splendid Victorian garden, a central part of the then thriving Boscombe resort.

  4. Kingfisher Barn Visitor Centre

    Bournemouth

    Kingfisher Barn Visitor Centre is the gateway to the Stour Valley Nature Reserve. It is run in partnership between BCP Council and the Bournemouth Parks Foundation.

    We recommend stopping in before you head out down to the river. This true…

  5. Hengistbury Head Visitor Centre

    Bournemouth

    A day at Hengistbury Head Nature Reserve is truly a great day out, even outside of the summer. It is still full of wildlife, rare plants, and of course, the thousands of years of important archaeological history.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 234 reviews234 reviews
  6. 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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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 520 reviews520 reviews
  7. 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…

  8. 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 - 139 reviews139 reviews
  9. Hengistbury Head

    Southbourne, Bournemouth,

    Hengistbury Head is a relatively unspoilt and south-facing pebble beach, with imposing clay and ironstone cliffs.

  10. Compton Acres

    Poole

    Enjoy over 10 acres of horticultural heaven with spectacular themed gardens, relax in the charming Café, browse creative gifts or delve into the exciting world of plants within the Plant Centre, there's a surprise at every turn.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 941 reviews941 reviews
  11. 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 - 6333 reviews6333 reviews
  12. Bournemouth Upper Gardens

    Bournemouth

    The Upper Gardens hold many unusual tree species including a North American Giant Redwood (believed to be the largest in the country) and a group of mature Persian Ironwood trees.

  13. Bournemouth Central Gardens

    Bournemouth

    The Central Gardens extend from the town centre to Coy Pond. They are now the home of the tennis courts, a children’s playground and a war memorial with beautiful rose borders, a Rhododendron Walk and heather beds.

  14. Boscombe Cliff Gardens

    Bournemouth

    Originally opened in 1900, Boscombe Cliff Gardens merges into the Boscombe Overcliff Local Nature Reserve. The outward looking Cliff Gardens; leading through to the more sheltered Italianate Gardens both overlook beautiful cliffs grazed by a small…

  15. Stour Valley Nature Reserve

    Muscliffe Lane, Bournemouth

    This idyllic riverside Reserve forms part of the Stour Valley Way and provides a wall following a 2 mile stretch of the river Stour. It is perfect for walking, relaxing or exercising in the fresh air.

  16. Alum Chine Tropical Gardens

    Bournemouth

    A chine is a steep dry river valley and Alum Chine is the largest of four Chines within Bournemouth.

  17. The Blue Pool

    Wareham

    A unique Pool which varies in colour from green to turquoise is surrounded by 25 acres of pine trees, gorse and heather. A haven for families to enjoy and explore.

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 525 reviews525 reviews
  18. 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 - 2736 reviews2736 reviews