Tulips at Sherborne Castle & Gardens in Dorset

Tulips at Sherborne Castle & Gardens

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Unlock the secrets to what makes Dorset so special through the lens of our bloggers....we're sure you'll be inspired to make a visit and create your own story, leaving with memories to last a lifetime!

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Commemorate D-Day in Dorset

Dorset is the place to be to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the D-Day landings with a variety of events...

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Dorchester Town Council

Dorchester - the Home of Hillforts and Henges

Following on from last year’s successful event, Home of Hillforts & Henges is back in 2023, taking place in Dorchester from 28 th to 30 th July. As part of the national CBA Festival of Archaeology, the 3-day festival will comprise a series of walks, talks and activities at multiple locations around…

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Dorchester Walking Festival

Dig out your walking boots and head down to Dorset this summer! The Dorchester Walking Festival is a 9-day event taking place from Saturday, 13th May to Sunday, 21st May 2023, during National Walking Month. There are over 40 guided walks to choose from – a great mix of long and short walks and…

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Autumn in historic Dorchester

Autumn is finally here in sunny Dorset, fields are being harvested and tree-lined avenues are turning from green to gold and auburn - there are conkers and acorns underfoot! This is the perfect time of year to visit the cultural heritage capital of Dorset. Dorchester, Dorset’s County Town and the…

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Dorset handrawn heart Jurassic Coast

What does your Dorset look like? Adventures on our epic coastline? Visiting attractions with family? A walk through the beautiful countryside? Or perhaps a chilled out evening eating and drinking with friends? Discover a sample of your #VisitDorset images below and share your love for Dorset using the hashtag on Instagram.