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Portland Museum

217 Wakeham
Portland
DORSET
DT5 1HS

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Telephone:+44 01305 821804

Avice’s Cottage

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£3.50 per ticket
Child over 5£1.00 per ticket
Seniors & Students£3.00 per ticket

Under 5's Free. Reduction for Dorset Max Cardholders

TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    122
  • Very Good
    44
  • Average
    5
  • Poor
    1
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • Jill P
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Mrs
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th July 2018
    If you want to learn Portland's fascinating history, see very many local artifacts, keep the children entertained and interested for a long time, wander round two 400 year old cottages and pleasant... Read full review
  • macdon47
    Worthing
    Trip Type:
    Family
    very good
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 13th July 2018
    nice small museum with lots of interesting exhibits and quaint setting. Historical information clear and plentiful Read full review
  • BernardWincanton
    Wincanton
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    What a gem of a museum
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 12th July 2018
    Small, tucked away and stuffed full of interest a really lovely museum worth a visit. There is a lot of history on display but this is done in a very accessible way that is as entertaining as it is... Read full review

Awards

  • TripAdvisor AwardsTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Take the A354 from Dorchester to Portland. Follow the A354 through Easton to Wakeham. The Museum is in the last cottage before Church Ope Cove on the left. Parking is opposite.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Weymouth station. No.1 Bus to Easton Square, Portland or special 501 Portland Bill Bus runs past the museum during peak season.

Facilities

Other

  • Accept Children over 7

Accessibility

  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access - One room not accessible

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop

Catering

  • Picnic Site - Free entry to garden for picnics. Drinks and Ice Cream for sale in shop.

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children Over 3

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted - Dogs welcome in garden.
  • Free car parking
  • Picnic Area
  • Shop
  • Toilets

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

Key Features

  • Approx length of visit - 1 to 1.5 hours
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free) - Free car park opposite Museum

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Special group rates - Group Booking in advance please.
  • Visa accepted

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted - By prior arrangement please.
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups - Advance booking please.

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Prior notice if possible.

Opening Times

Opening (18 March 2018 - 31 October 2018)

* Sunday to Thursday 10.30 am to 4.00 pm (Last entry 3.30 pm)
Open Saturdays in June, July and August. Check website for additional opening times.
Closed Fridays.
Please check Museum website for daily information (www.portlandmuseum.co.uk)

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