What’s On

Creative and inquisitive minds will love all the events and activities happening at Dorset Museum.

From weekend fun to expert insights, there’s something for everyone, all year round. Explore our incredible collections on a tour of our four stunning galleries, or of our new Collections Discovery Centre. Maybe you’d like to get up close to historic objects in handling sessions or hear an expert talk about what fascinates them. Spark your imagination with bookable art and craft session or a facilitated workshop with a local artist.


 

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We’re Good To Go

 

We have gained the Visit England ‘We’re Good To Go’ kitemark confirming we’re following national COVID 19 guidelines for managing visits to our site.

✔ Face masks must still be worn to keep you, our staff and our volunteers safe unless you are exempt!

✔ You must still check-in via the Track and Trace app.

✔ Sanitisation stations will still be in place and we encourage you to use them.

✔ Social distancing will remain.

✔ Regular cleaning of our interactive exhibits will still take place.

This guidance will stay in place until further notice.

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Your Visit

“Fantastic number of artefacts presented in one place.”
Melissa
“Wonderful experience loved it all.”
Lesley
“Amazing Museum lots of history.”
Estefania
“A super experience!”
Ann and Trevor
“An absolutely incredible museum. One of the best I’ve ever been in.”
Norman and Christine