Attractions in Beaminster

  • Traditional brewery, which is the only thatched brewery in the UK. Tours culminate in a tasting session in the board room

  • A romantic valley garden surrounding an Elizabethan manor house with church, stable block, coach house, dovecote and courtyard.

  • Working 17th c water mill and Museum of Rural Bygones. Also features tea rooms, cafe and craft centre

  • Large, recently excavated Iron Age hillfort set high above the surrounding countryside.

  • The town museum tells the story of Bridport from its origins to the present day. Exhibits include those from the nearby Roman hillfort and from the rope and net making industries