West Dorset's attractions are second to none. Look no further for ideas for days out in West Dorset, there is something for everyone.
West Dorset is rich in artistic wealth and history. Local arts centres and theatres provide a vibrant performing, visual and literary arts programme.
West Dorset is home to some of the finest houses and gardens in the south of England. Why not explore our magnificent country homes and castles. Go along to Mapperton House & Gardens a stunning setting listed as 4th in the 10 Greatest British Gardens 2009 in the Mail on Sunday newspaper.
From Terracotta Warriors to dinosaurs and tanks to cars, there's a wide choice of museums to appeal to all tastes.
Whether you want to take a ride on a quad bike or try zorbing for an adrenaline surging fix of fun, you'll find the perfect answer in West Dorset.
West Dorset is rich in heritage; our historical roots go very deep, beyond Anglo Saxon and Roman influences, earlier even than Iron Age! Discover the heritage behind one of our traditional family breweries.
Our Jurassic Coast is unrivalled - its status as a World Heritage Site confirms that it's amongst the most significant in the World.
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