Dorset Natural History and Archaeological Society and the Dorset Museum is not a stand-alone organisation but is connected to a range of other societies, organisations, and trusts.

On this page are listed some of these groups and organisation we have partnered with.

Wessex Museums

Dorset Museum is part of the NPO (National Partnership Organisation) with Wessex Museums.  Wessex Museums is a charity that exists to build the resilience of partner museums and make them relevant to diverse audiences.

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Hardy Country

Hardy Country Partnership is made up of several independent “not for profit” organisations who are working together to promote the life and work of Thomas Hardy and the county of Dorset.

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  • Opening hours:

    Dorset Museum & Art Gallery
    Daily: 10.00am - 5.00pm

    TASTE Café
    Daily: 9.00am - 4.00pm
    Sunday: 10:00am - 4:00pm

  • Admissions:

    10% discount for Adult and Young Person Unlimited Ticket booked online using discount code DM01

  • Dorset Museum

    High West Street
    Dorchester DT1 1XA

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