Private Hire

Dorset Museum is not only the home of 250 million years of Dorset’s history but is also the perfect venue to hold any corporate or private events.

Offering exclusive hire the wonderful spaces and facilities we can create the perfect setting tailored directly to your needs.

The committed bookings and events team are highly experienced in managing and holding a variety of events, from small conferences to evening parties, and are available to assist with any queries you may have.

The cost of venue hire also includes access for you to visit the Museum galleries. Come face to face with the dinosaurs of the Jurassic Coast and uncover the archaeology of ancient Wessex. Discover the tales of Thomas Hardy and be inspired by the creativity of Dorset’s artists. Explore our award-winning family-friendly interactives. Become a pliosaur’s lunch, lose yourself in the Story Space and leave your own impression on history with our giant pin press.

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