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Wareham Town Museum Dorset

Wareham Town Museum

An interesting local museum  located in the heart of Wareham on East Street by the main traffic lights and the Town Hall. It tells the story of Wareham from prehistoric times until the present day. Exhibits include Geology including Dinosaur fossils found near Wareham. Archaeology including local Iron Age and Roman artefacts. A replica of …

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The Rex Dorset's Oldest Cinema!

The Rex Cinema

The Rex has been showing films since the 1920’s, it is one of the oldest cinemas in the UK… History of Wareham’s Rex. Originally built in 1899 as the Odd fellows Hall for entertainment and theatre, and it is possible that visiting Bioscope shows were presented prior to World War. It was converted to a …

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Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre near Wareham

Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre

Visit Monkey World – Ape Rescue Centre to see over 260 rescued and endangered monkeys and apes! See the stars of TV’s Monkey Life and learn about their lives and rescues, in the 65 acre Dorset park. With play areas, cafes and daily question times with the keepers there’s plenty to do for the whole …

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Visit The Blue Pool Nature Reserve and Tearoom in Wareham

The Blue Pool

The Blue Pool Nature Reserve Established in 1935 The Blue Pool Tearooms & Furzebrook Estate has been entertaining visitors for over 85 years! Now under new ownership the management aim to take a respectful and sympathetic approach to this unique Site of Special Scientific Interest. The reserve represents a fragile environment, recognised for its uniqueness …

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Wareham Boat Hire

Wareham Boat Hire

Offering self drive motor boats, kayaks, canoes, rowing boats, boat trips and stand up paddle boards all for hire on the beautiful River Frome from Wareham, Dorset. No previous experience required, life jackets and buoyancy aids available for all. Experience the delights of Wareham, the River Frome and historic Poole Harbour. Please note Wareham Boat …

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The Etches Collection Musuem of Jurassic Marine Life

The Etches Collection

A unique, modern museum of amazing fossils – the marine life of Jurassic Dorset. Lean about Life and Death in the Kimmeridgian Seas 157 million years ago during the age of the Dinosaur. Visit us in the village of Kimmeridge, many of the incredible specimens were found within 2 miles of our location on the …

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Visit the Gardens at Holme near Wareham

Holme for Gardens

Landscaped Gardens, Cafe, Farm Shop and Garden Centre Holme is a family business. More than just a garden centre, Holme is all about the place, the beautiful surroundings, the relaxing ambience, the gorgeous plants, the gardens, the birdsong and most of all about people enjoying themselves. It is a place where people who like gardens …

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Careys Secret Garden

Carey’s Secret Garden

Behind a 150 year old wall, situated just outside of Wareham, Dorset, sits 3.5 acres in the midst of transformation. Carey’s Secret Garden opened its gate to the public in May this year. This wild, walled Victorian garden was rediscovered in 2019 and has undergone extensive restoration to re-imagine the gardens for a modern age. …

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