Corfe Castle Model Village and Gardens
The nearest major road is the A351 - follow the road from Wareham towards Swanage for approximately 5 miles. Park at Corfe Castle West Street car park and follow signs to the Village Centre and Castle. Alternatively park at Norden Park & Ride (just off the A351) and either enjoy a pleasant walk into Corfe Castle village (1 mile) or catch the Swanage Railway steam train to Corfe Castle station. There is also a National Trust car park (free to members) on the edge of the village which is a half mile walk around the base of the Castle to the Castle entrance.
Public Transport Directions
From the west: the nearest mainline train station is Wareham (on the London Waterloo to Weymouth line). From here switch onto the Wilts and Dorset number 40 bus to East Street, Corfe Castle.
From the east: catch a train to Bournemouth Station, switch onto the Wilts and Dorset number 50 bus to Swanage, then switch to the number 40 to East Street, Corfe Castle. Alternatively, at times when the Swanage Railway is running, catch a train from Swanage Station to Corfe Castle. Tel: 01929 425800 or visit their website: www.swanagerailway.co.uk. You can buy a combined ticket for the Railway and Model Village at a discounted price from Swanage Station.
To plan your journey contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: www.travelinesw.com to look up bus timetables.
A museum containing exhibits of local history and dinosaur footprints. Plus an archive of...0.05 miles away
A 1000 years of history provides 1000 reasons to visit one of Britain's most important and dramatic...0.09 miles away
No visit to the Swanage Railway is complete without a visit to this excellent resource. The Museum...0.19 miles away
Check website for opening times.0.56 miles away
Animal Sanctuary and Visitor Centre in the Purbecks rescuing a variety of animals including cats,...1.45 miles away
A unique attraction in the Isle of Purbeck.
A chance to escape the outside world and enjoy walks...1.79 miles away
Traditional stone carving courses for all the family. Gallery of sculpture and local art and crafts...2.73 miles away
Restored coach house of old rectory Langton Matravers. Static exhibits, facsimile of an underground...3.05 miles away
Kimmeridge Bay lies within the Purbeck Marine Wildlife Reserve and boasts the best rockpooling and...3.79 miles away
Archaeology, pictorial collection of Lawrence of Arabia. Also display of many artefacts relating to...4.03 miles away
Cinema and Special Event Evenings (Matinees during school holidays).
Stairlift to auditorium...4.05 miles away
The Walls are saxon ramparts which surround the historic town of Wareham. Paths on the walls give...4.12 miles away
Fitness fun in Purbeck
Stunning countryside views, fantastic facilities for all the family and a...4.18 miles away
Fine sandy beaches stretch continuously for 3 miles from South Haven Point to the chalk cliffs of...4.31 miles away
With over 40 years’ experience of welcoming residential educational groups, Harrow House...4.32 miles away
Beach huts are let on a daily or weekly basis. They are a popular feature and are provided with a...4.62 miles away