Discover the Jurassic Coast
Guide to the best places to Visit on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast.
The 95 mile stretch ‘Jurassic coast’ from Dorset to Devon is famed for its unique geology from the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous periods (250 to 65 million years ago!). In 2001, it became a UNESCO World Heritage Site, standing alongside areas such as the Great Barrier Reef and the Grand Canyon!
Below is a curated list of some of the best ‘Jurassic Coast’ experiences in Purbeck:
Places ... to Explore to Learn to Discover
Durlston Country Park and Castle, Swanage
Etches Collection Museum
Keates Quarry Dinosaur Footprints
Dancing Ledge, Jurassic Coast Walk
Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door
Old Harry Rocks Walk
Fun and Activities
Read more about the Jurassic Coast ...
Lots more information about the Jurassic Coast can be found on the Jurassic Coast Trust Website, a great resource for those interested in learning more about this stunning area.