Visit Wareham… It’s a town for all seasons!

~ The definitive guide to the ancient Saxon riverside town of Wareham in Dorset; the ideal base to explore and experience Purbeck and the Jurassic Coast ~

“Love Wareham! It has been included in our Dorset holiday for years”

– Quote from Visit Wareham facebook page

A town for all seasons!

There’s a great choice of places to stay in Wareham, from cosy little rooms above old pubs, to fully equipped suites in B & B’s and hotels.

Then, once you’ve whiled away a few hours either shopping on our old high street, or been on a great day out at one of the many attractions nearby, you’re spoilt for choice for dining out at one of our restaurants, cafes and pubs!

Discover

Wareham's attractions and it's amazing history. Purbeck and the Jurassic Coast
Wareham attractions • Isle of Purbeck & Jurassic Coast • Wareham's amazing history
Let's go!

Food & Drink

Fine dining, fish and chips on the quay and local produce with local brews
Pubs • Restaurants • Takeaways
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Things to do

Beaches, castles, animal parks, museums, steam railway...
Animals • Beaches • Castles • Walks • Family days out • Museums • Nature reserves
Let's go!

Shopping

Shop locally with top quality and quirky independent retailers
Bakeries • Clothing • Galleries • Gifts • Groceries • Health • Jewellers • Speciality
Let's go!

What's on

Castle sieges, music festivals, cinema, tank displays, art festivals
Events • Cinema • Film Festival • Music events
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Accommodation

Wareham has a great choice of places to stay, from campsites to hotels
Hotels • B & B's • Self Catering • Camping & Caravanning
Let's go!

Our official Visitor Guide 2020!

What's on around Wareham and Purbeck!

The Blue Pool at Christmas December 2021.
Blue Pool Christmas Events
27th - 19th December
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Corfe Castle Christmas Events 2021
Christmas at Corfe Castle
1 - 31 December
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Careys Secret Garden: Kiln Fired Clay Workshop Festive Lights 2nd December 2021 in Wareham
Careys Secret Garden: Kiln Fired Clay Workshop Festive Lights
2nd December 2021
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Christmas Carols on the Green Wareham 3rd December 2021
Wareham’s Church of England Family: Christmas Carols on the Church Green
3rd December 2021
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Spencer movie at The Rex Cinema Wareham 3rd, 4th and 5th December 2021
Rex Cinema: Spencer
3rd - 4th December 2021
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Need a Christmas Tree. Pull a Pine and Christmas Fair at RSPB Arne near Wareham 4th December 2021
RSPB Arne: Pull a Pine and Christmas Fair
4th December 2021
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Swanage Railway Steam and Lights 2021
Swanage Railway Steam and Lights
4th - 5th December 2021
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Langton Matravers Christmas Tree Festival 4 - 6 December 2021
Langton Matravers Christmas Tree Festival
4th - 6th December 2021
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Christmas Concert Wareham 5 December 2021
Wareham Tower Chimes Christmas Concert
5th December 2021
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Christmas Parade with Father Christmas Wareham 12 Deember 2021
Wareham Christmas Parade
12 December 2021
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