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Knowlton Church and Rings

Knowlton Church and Rings

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Roman Town House

Roman Town House

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Maiden Castle

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  1. Add Forde Abbey and Gardens to your Itinerary

    Forde Abbey and Gardens

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    Historic House/Palace

    CHARD

    Forde Abbey is a fascinating combination of mediaeval monastery and family home. Many of its 12th century features, including the Cloisters and vaulted Undercroft (in use today as a tea room) are beautifully preserved.

  2. Add Lulworth Castle & Park to your Itinerary

    Lulworth Castle & Park

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    Castle/Fort

    EAST LULWORTH, Wareham

    Walk in the footsteps of Kings & Queens as you enjoy wide open spaces, historic buildings & stunning landscapes. Enjoy the tranquillity of the nearby 18C Chapel, wander through the park & woodland & bring a picnic.

  3. Add Shaftesbury Abbey Museum & Gardens to your Itinerary

    Shaftesbury Abbey Museum & Gardens

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    Abbey/Priory

    Shatfesbury

    Founded over 1000 years ago by King Alfred the Great, Shaftesbury is one of England’s most charming and historic market towns, famous for its picturesque Gold Hill (of Hovis fame!), with extensive views of the unspoilt Dorset landscape.

  4. Add St. Johns Almshouse to your Itinerary

    St. Johns Almshouse

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    Historic House/Palace

    SHERBORNE

    Picturesque 15th Century almshouse

  5. Add Sherborne Abbey to your Itinerary

    Sherborne Abbey

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    Abbey/Priory

    SHERBORNE

    Historic Abbey Church dating from Saxon times. Wealth of 15thC fan vaulting built of Ham stone. Engraved reredos by Lawrence Whistler.

  6. Add Brownsea Island to your Itinerary

    Brownsea Island

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    Country Park/Nature Reserve

    POOLE

    A beautiful island with wonderful views, wildlife and history including rare red squirrels, birds and the birthplace of Scouting and Guiding. Also host to the annual Brownsea Open Air Theatre.

  7. Add Studland Beach to your Itinerary

    Studland Beach

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    Beach

    STUDLAND

    Fine sandy beaches stretch continuously for 4 miles. The heathland behind the beach is a National Nature Reserve with many rare birds and all six British reptiles.

  8. Add Durlston Country Park National Nature Reserve to your Itinerary

    Durlston Country Park National Nature Reserve

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    Country Park/Nature Reserve

    SWANAGE

    Countryside, cliffs, sea and wildlife. Visitor Centre with exhibits, information, live cliff camera and underwater sounds. Theme trails. Ranger-guided walks.

  9. Add The Minster Church of St Cuthburga to your Itinerary

    The Minster Church of St Cuthburga

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    Cathedral/Minster

    Wimborne Minster

    Medieval church, ethelred brass, astronomical clock, quarterjack, chained library and gift shop.

  10. Add Christchurch Castle Ruins to your Itinerary

    Christchurch Castle Ruins

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    Castle/Fort

    Christchurch, CHRISTCHURCH

    Christchurch Castle was built in the late 11thC to protect the town's and river access to the interior of Wessex.

  11. Add Knowlton Church & Rings to your Itinerary

    Knowlton Church & Rings

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    Historic Site

    Nr Wimborne

    An English Heritage Site. Knowlton is a site on the outskirts of Wimborne, Dorset. It is best known for its ruined Norman church which was built within a neolithic henge monument, known locally as the Knowlton Rings.

    There is no admission fee and...

  12. Add Corfe Castle to your Itinerary

    Corfe Castle

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    Castle/Fort

    CORFE CASTLE

    A favourite haunt for adults and children alike, you can't fail to be captivated by the romantic Corfe Castle ruins and it's breath-taking views across Purbeck!

  13. Add Christchurch Quay to your Itinerary

    Christchurch Quay

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    Country Park/Nature Reserve

    Christchurch, CHRISTCHURCH

    Christchurch Quay is a popular attraction for all the family. It lies in the upper reaches of the harbour on the northern banks of the River Stour.

  14. Add Kimmeridge Bay to your Itinerary

    Kimmeridge Bay

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    Natural Feature

    Kimmeridge, WAREHAM

    Kimmeridge Bay lies within the Purbeck Marine Wildlife Reserve and boasts the best rock-pooling and safest snorkelling site in Dorset!

  15. Add Lulworth Cove to your Itinerary

    Lulworth Cove

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    Beach

    WEST LULWORTH

    A shingle beach-some parts are reasonably safe for swimming. Dogs allowed. The Cove offers a variety of places to eat and there is a large car park (fee payable). There are toilets with disabled and baby changing facilities. Boat trips are available.

  16. Add Durdle Door to your Itinerary

    Durdle Door

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    Beach

    WEST LULWORTH

    A shingle beach only accessible on foot via a steep path and steps over the hill from Lulworth Cove or down from Durdle Door Car Park. Swimming is possible in some places. Dogs are allowed.

  17. Add Wareham Walls to your Itinerary

    Wareham Walls

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    Historic Site

    WAREHAM

    The Walls are Saxon ramparts which surround the historic town of Wareham. Paths on the walls give good views of the river Piddle and town, and link into the ‘Bowling Green’ open space. Walks leaflet from Discover Purbeck Information Centre, Wareham.

  18. Add Worbarrow Bay to your Itinerary

    Worbarrow Bay

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    Beach

    Tyneham, EAST LULWORTH

    Worbarrow Bay is found 1 mile (walking) from Tyneham village. The Bay and village are now managed by the Ministry of Defence and access is limited.

  19. Add Tyneham Village to your Itinerary

    Tyneham Village

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    Church/Chapel

    EAST LULWORTH, Wareham

    Tyneham Village, Worbarrow Bay and the Lulworth Range walks are open to the public most weekends and during school holidays.

    To find opening times visit www.dorsetforyou.com/lulworth-range-walks

  20. Add Old Harry Rocks to your Itinerary

    Old Harry Rocks

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    Natural Feature

    STUDLAND

    Old Harry Rocks are two chalk sea stacks located at Handfast Point, on the Isle of Purbeck in Dorset, southern England.