Tyneham village was evacuated in December 1943 for military training during the second world war and the village has been deserted ever since, but many of the buildings survive and the Church (still used for occasional services) and School now houses excellent exhibitions about the village and villagers. Please note that the exhibitions in Tyneham School and Tyneham Church are open from 10am until 4pm when the village is open to the public.
A short walk (1 mile) from the village leads to the spectacular Worbarrow Bay which is part of the Jurassic Coast.
The village, Bay and the Lulworth Ranges are now managed by the Ministry of Defence and...
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Worbarrow Bay is found a short walk (1 mile) from Tyneham village. Worbarrow Bay is part of the...0.93 miles away
Kimmeridge Bay lies within the Purbeck Marine Wildlife Reserve and boasts the best rockpooling and...1.7 miles away
Welcome to Lulworth Castle and Park at the heart of the privately owned Lulworth Estate. Follow...2.15 miles away
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A shingle beach which shelves steeply although some parts are reasonably safe for swimming. Dogs...3.56 miles away
A unique attraction in the Isle of Purbeck.
A chance to escape the outside world and enjoy walks...3.59 miles away
The Lulworth Cove Heritage Centre has recently been enlarged and improved to form an interpretative...3.77 miles away
Fitness fun in Purbeck
Stunning countryside views, fantastic facilities for all the family and a...4.42 miles away
A very popular beach of sand and fine pebbles on the east side of Durdle Door. The Man O' War and...4.72 miles away
A favourite haunt for adults and children alike, you can't fail to be captivated by these romantic...4.82 miles away
The Walls are Saxon ramparts which surround the historic town of Wareham. Paths on the walls give...4.82 miles away
Durdle Door and Man ‘O’ War beaches are part of the Lulworth Estate. Shingle beaches which are only...4.82 miles away
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130 seat Cinema, often hosting special film event evenings. Family Film Matinees during school...4.87 miles away
Archaeology, pictorial collection of Lawrence of Arabia. Also display of many artefacts relating to...4.94 miles away
No visit to the Swanage Railway is complete without a visit to this excellent resource. The Museum...5 miles away