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Minterne Gardens, Dorchester

Minterne Gardens, Dorchester

Athelhampton House and Gardens, Dorchester

Athelhampton House and Gardens, Dorchester

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  1. Add Lulworth Castle & Park to your Itinerary

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    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.

    Price Free to £6.00 Per Ticket
  2. Add Athelhampton House and Gardens to your Itinerary

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    Athelhampton House and Gardens

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    Historic House/Palace

    DORCHESTER

    Athelhampton House & Gardens is one of the finest English manor houses, with beautiful furnished rooms. The Grade I Listed gardens are home to the famous topiary pyramids, fountains, newly opened Kitchen Garden, and the River Piddle.

    Price £3.00 to £13.95 Per Ticket
  3. Add Keyneston Mill to your Itinerary

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    Keyneston Mill

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    Botanic Garden

    Blandford Forum

    From Seed to Bottle

    The creative and experimental home of Parterre fragrances, Keyneston Mill is the largest private botanic gardens in the country dedicated solely to aromatic and scented plants, with over 1,000 varieties in a 50-acre estate....

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    • OUTDOOR CINEMA
      Join us for a carefully curated summer programme of outdoor cinema screenings, from classic movies to arthouse favourites and hopefully some new discoveries. Each month is themed, starting with some of the masters of French cinema - Tati, Malle and Godard - in our French Classics month, through Food and Scent themes, and ending on the glorious Riviera - a true feast for the senses!
      Every Wednesday evening through September. Join us from 7:30pm for charcuterie and wine. Film to begin at dusk. We offer blankets and fire pits for chillier nights. Weather permitting. 
      £15pp with glass of fizz on arrival. Click on the month to be directed to our website to purchase tickets. Tickets can be bought online or on the door.
       
      JUNE - French Classics
      Amelie (2001) June 6th
      Pierret le Fou (1965) June 13th
      Mon Oncle (1958) June 20th
      Lift to the Scaffold (1958) June 27th
       
      JULY - Scents and Sensibility
      Coco Before Chanel (2009) July 4th
      The Women (1939) July 11th
      Trouble in Paradise (1932) July 18th
      Perfume (2006) July 25th
       
      AUGUST - Food on Film 
      Chocolat (2000) August 1st
      Chef (2014) August 8th
      Babette's Feast (1987) August 15th
      The Hundred Foot Journey (2014) August 22nd
      Tampopo (1985) August 29th
       
      SEPTEMBER - On the Riviera
      La Piscine (1969) September 5th
      Journey to Italy (1954) September 12th
      Swimming Pool (2003) September 19th
      To Catch a Thief (1955) September 26th

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    • Introduction to Perfume & Botanical Extracts Workshops
      £50pp
      9:45am arrival; 10:00am start - 12:30pm
      A half-day introductory workshop giving an overview of the structure and theory of fragrance, and the creation of perfume ingredients and methods of distillation at Keyneston Mill. You'll come away understanding more about fragrance families, how perfumes are constructed, and how we create our fine fragrances at Parterre, from seed to bottle. Be prepared to sniff!
       
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      Keyneston Mill House, Tarrant Keyneston, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 9HZ

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    • Adventures in Scent Workshop
      £50pp
      9:45am arrival; 10:00am start - 12:30pm
      A morning workshop delving deeper into fragrance history, theory and structure, with plenty of interactive elements and smelling sessions, discovering fragrance families, exploring the scent pyramid and the key ingredients behind some iconic perfumes. You can book this workshop together with Creating Perfume Extracts Workshop (recommended), or just on its own. Bring your own lunch or book to have lunch in The Scented Botanist bistro-cafe.
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      Keyneston Mill House, Tarrant Keyneston, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 9HZ

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    • Creating Perfume Extracts from Plants
      £50pp
      1:15pm arrival; 1:30pm start - 4:00pm
      An afternoon workshop where you'll learn about different methods of extraction, distillation and perfume making, and you'll explore the unique characteristics of some of the raw ingredients we grow and distil here at Keyneston Mill.You can book together with Adventures in Scent Workshop (recommended), or just on its own.
       
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      Keyneston Mill House, Tarrant Keyneston, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 9HZ

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    • Scented Garden Tours
      Every Wednesday, Friday, Sunday
      £20pp
      11:30am-12:30pm
      A short (1 hour) tour of the Keyneston Mill gardens and Collection led by a member of our team. You’ll get a unique insight into the world of plants used for perfume which we grow, harvest and distil to create our new fragrances.
      Book Now HERE or call to reserve 01258 456831
      Keyneston Mill House, Tarrant Keyneston, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 9HZ

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  4. Add Exbury Gardens & Steam Railway to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 927 reviews927 reviews

    Exbury Gardens & Steam Railway

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    Garden

    EXBURY

    From the world-famous displays of rhododendrons, azaleas and camellias, to riverside walks, the steam railway, tea rooms, play area and art exhibitions - there is something to delight everyone at Exbury Gardens.

    Price Free to £47.40 Per Ticket
  5. Add Sherborne Castle to your Itinerary

    Sherborne Castle

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    Historic House/Palace

    Sherborne

    Built by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1594 & home of the Digby family since 1617. View Magnificent Staterooms, Nationally Important Collections of Art, Furniture & Porcelain, Raleigh’s Kitchen & a Museum.
    Explore 42 acres of English Landscape Gardens...

    Price £4.00 to £12.50 Per Ticket
  6. Add Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1783 reviews1783 reviews

    Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum

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    Museum

    Bournemouth

    The Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum houses important collections of paintings, sculpture, furniture, ceramics, world-wide collections and contemporary craft commissions.

    Price Free to £20.00 Per Ticket
  7. Add Kingston Lacy to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1347 reviews1347 reviews

    Kingston Lacy

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    Historic House/Palace

    WIMBORNE

    A 17thC National Trust house designed for Sir Ralph Bankes by Sir Roger Pratt, altered by Sir Charles Barry in 19thC.

    Collection of paintings, 250-acre wooded park, herd of Devon cattle.

    Price Free to £37.50 Per Ticket
  8. Add Bennetts Water Gardens to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 196 reviews196 reviews

    Bennetts Water Gardens

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    Garden

    WEYMOUTH

    Eight acres of gardens. Outstanding displays of water lilies in summer. Monet style bridge and gazebo. Nursery, gift shop and tearooms.

    Price £4.00 to £22.50 Per Ticket
  9. Add St. Johns Almshouse to your Itinerary

    St. Johns Almshouse

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    Historic House/Palace

    SHERBORNE

    Picturesque 15th Century almshouse

    Price £1.00 Per Ticket
  10. Add Shaftesbury Abbey Museum & Gardens to your Itinerary

    Shaftesbury Abbey Museum & Gardens

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    Abbey/Priory

    Shaftesbury

    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.

  11. 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.

    Price Free to £13.00 Per Ticket
  12. Add Mapperton House & Gardens to your Itinerary

    Mapperton House & Gardens

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    Garden

    BEAMINSTER

    Spectacular formal valley gardens beside 16th-17thC manor. Pools, orangery, fine views and walks. Voted 'The Nation's Finest Manor House' by Country Life magazine.

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    • £1 discount on each ticket for bookings made online at www.mapperton.com two days or more in advance.

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    Price £7.00 to £13.00 Per Ticket
  13. Add Priest's House Museum & Garden to your Itinerary

    Priest's House Museum & Garden

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    Museum

    Wimborne Minster

    Located in the heart of the beautiful market town of Wimborne, visitors can discover the story of East Dorset with stunning Roman wall paintings, the fascinating childhood gallery and a unique Victorian Valentine card collection. Explore period...

    Price £4.75 to £5.75 Per Ticket
  14. Add Kingston Maurward Gardens and Animal Park to your Itinerary

    Kingston Maurward Gardens and Animal Park

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    Garden

    DORCHESTER

    Kingston Maurward Gardens are set deep in Hardy's Dorset and are listed on the English Heritage register of gardens.

    The gardens include grand floral displays, stone terraces, topiary, a lake and temple.

    Price £4.50 to £24.00 Per Ticket
  15. Add The Blue Pool to your Itinerary

    The Blue Pool

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    Parkland/Woodland Garden

    Furzebrook, WAREHAM

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

    Price Free to £7.00 Per Ticket
  16. Add Wimborne Model Town and Gardens to your Itinerary

    Wimborne Model Town and Gardens

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    Model/Miniature Village

    Wimborne Minster

    The Model Town was opened in 1951 and was moved in the mid 80s, rebuilt and reopened as an educational charity run by volunteers in 1991. The attraction is a magnet for visitors of all ages to step back in time and enjoy the 1/10th scale preserved...

    Price Free to £20.00 Per Ticket
  17. Add Minterne Gardens to your Itinerary

    Minterne Gardens

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    Garden

    DORCHESTER

    Minterne is famed for its seasonal profusion of Rhododendrons, Azaleas, Japanese cherries and Magnolias are set in a peaceful wooded valley and have been described by Simon Jenkins as ‘corner of paradise.’ As seen on BBC Gardeners' World.

    Price £5.00 Per Ticket
  18. Add Corfe Castle Model Village and Gardens to your Itinerary

    Corfe Castle Model Village and Gardens

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    Model/Miniature Village

    CORFE CASTLE

    A detailed 1/20th scale model of Corfe Castle and village before its destruction by Thomas Cromwell's army in 1646. Set in an acre of landscaped gardens.

    Price Free to £12.00 Per Ticket
  19. Add Sandsfoot Castle and the Rodwell Trail to your Itinerary

    Sandsfoot Castle and the Rodwell Trail

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    Castle/Fort

    Weymouth

    Halfway along the Rodwell Trail you'll find Sandsfoot Castle, built by Henry VIII in 1539 to protect his kingdom from foreign invasion. Abondoned by the military in 1665 it's become an iconic ruin overlooking Portland Harbour for the past 350 years...

  20. Add Max Gate to your Itinerary

    Max Gate

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    National Trust Property

    Dorchester

    Victorian house designed by Thomas Hardy and his home from 1885 until his death in 1928.

    Price Free to £19.30 Per Ticket

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