Attractions in Tyneham

  • The ruins of Bindon Abbey, a former Cistercian monastery are located close to Wool on the River Frome.

  • The magical Blue Pool is unique attraction in the heart of the Isle of Purbeck.

  • 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.

  • This castle dates from the 17th century and offers a variety of attractions including an indoor children's activity room, animal farm, an 18th century Chapel and jousting shows.

  • 65 acres homing over 150 rescued primates. Open daily.

  • 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 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