Attractions near Blandford Forum

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Blandford Fashion Museum

Situated in a fine Georgian townhouse the Fashion Museum has exhibits covering 250 years of historical costume and accessories

Blandford Fashion Museum

Royal Signals Museum

The national museum of Army communications, telling the story of military communications from the Napoleonic Wars onwards.

Royal Signals Museum

Wimborne Minster

The church of St Cuthburga, Winborne Minster dates back over 1300 years. The current church is mostly Norman in origin although there are Saxon and Gothic features. Features include chained library, an…

Wimborne Minster

Tolpuddle Martyrs Museum

This museum tells the harrowing tale of the Martyrs arrest, trial and punishment, set out in four sections.

Tolpuddle Martyrs Museum

Gold Hill Museum

Small town museum featuring artifacts, costume, photos, ceramics, tools, domestic items and the town’s first fire engine. Of special interest is the collection of intricate Dorset buttons.

Gold Hill Museum

Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden

Set on the site of Saxons England's foremost Benedictine nunnery the Abbey was the source of Shaftesbury's prosperity. Now the site of walled gardens and museum amongst the remains of the abbey

Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden

Clouds Hill

Isolated cottage that was the home to T. E. Lawrence ('Lawrence of Arabia'). It was donated to the National Trust after Lawrence's death and is now a museum, dedicated to Lawrence.

Clouds Hill

St Peters Church

Located on the high street St Peter's is Shaftesbury's oldest church, dating back to the 15th century. Neglected for many years the church was restored in the 19th and 20th century

St Peters Church

Monkey World

65 acres homing over 150 rescued primates. Open daily.

Monkey World

The Tank Museum

The world's largest and finest collection of Armoured Fighting Vehicles, from World War I tanks to the latest main battle tank of the British Army.

The Tank Museum

Wareham Town Museum

The museum features exhibits from the local area from prehistoric times to the present day. It also has a collection dedicated to the life of Lawrence of Arabia

Wareham Town Museum

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