Tuesday August 30, 2016

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This summer discover the life and times of William John Bankes at Kingston Lacy. William was a great explorer and during his life he collected many beautiful and amazing artefacts, visited countries throughout Europe and the Middle East inspired a...
View more details - Kingston Lacy - Summer holiday fun
Kingston Lacy, Wimborne, Minster, Dorset BH21 4EA
Today and Wed 31 Aug

Go on a journey through time and hunt for Durlston’s dinosaurs to win a prize.
View more details - Dino Adventure Trail
Durlston Country Park, Swanage, Dorset BH19 2JL
Today to Thu 1 Sep

Stick stories to stir the imagination. Michele O’Brien will be telling stick themed stories on Church Field every Tuesday between 26th July and 30th August at 12.00, 12.30, 1.00 and 1.30. Booking Not Needed.
View more details - Brownsea Island - Storytelling Tuesdays
Brownsea Island Dorset
Tue 2 Aug, Tue 9 Aug, Tue 16 Aug, Tue 23 Aug, Today

Discover dragons, jump for joy and take the dune trail challenge. Free family fun activities every day during the school holidays. Booking Not Needed.
View more details - Studland Bay - To the Beach and Beyond
Studland Bay, Knoll Beach Visitor Centre, Ferry Road, Studland, Dorset BH19 3AQ
Today and Wed 31 Aug

Pick up a Stick Kit activity bag from the visitor centre and discover lots of fun and exciting things there are to make and do with a stick on this fun and adventurous trail. With wild tales being told every Tuesday, an Apple day, Heathland walk and...
View more details - Get sticky this summer on Brownsea Island.
National Trust, Brownsea Island, Poole Harbour, Poole, Dorset BH13 7EE
Today to Sun 4 Sep

Get back to nature with this free trail of stick related activities including storytelling and arts and crafts. Booking Not Needed.
View more details - Brownsea Island - Summer on Brownsea
Brownsea Island Dorset
Today and Wed 31 Aug

William John Bankes collected tortoises and kept them at Kingston Lacy and know you will be able to create your very own wooden pet tortoise. Pop down to the kitchen garden on Tuesdays, 11am - 3pm. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
View more details - Kingston Lacy - Wooden tortoise art
Kingston Lacy, Wimborne, Minster, Dorset BH21 4EA
Tue 2 Aug, Tue 9 Aug, Tue 16 Aug, Tue 23 Aug, Today

Annie Clough, Geoff Townson & Peter Bagley "From Distraction to Abstraction"
View more details - Paintings at Charmouth Library
The Street, Charmouth, Dorset DT6 6PE
Today to Thu 8 Sep

Buy 2 full price adult tickets for the price of 1. To redeem call the box-office on 01132602444 and quote the promotional code JUGGLER. Offer not valid in conjunction with any other discount or against tickets already purchased. From the...
View more details - Continental Circus Berlin 2for1
Bournemouth Branksome Recreation Ground Alder Road Dorset BH12 2AL
Today

Pirates of the Pavilion, Weymouth’s Popular Summer Pantomime, sails back into the Pavilion Theatre this summer for more swashbuckling family fun! Starring Britain’s Got Talent Semi-Finalist, Philip Green, as the hilarious Seadog Billy alongside a...
View more details - Pirates of the Pavilion - Weymouth's Summer Pantomime!
The Weymouth Pavilion, The Esplanade, Weymouth, Dorset DT4 8ED
Wed 27 Jul, Mon 1 Aug, Tue 2 Aug, Mon 8 Aug, Tue 9 Aug, Mon 15 Aug, Tue 16 Aug, Mon 22 Aug, Tue 23 Aug, Mon 29 Aug, Today

The Great Summer Dinosaur Hunt is bigger than ever being on daily throughout the whole of the school summer holidays at the Dinosaur Museum in Dorchester. The event involves the whole museum and lets kids explore and search out the answers to the...
View more details - Great Summer Dinosaur Hunt
Dinosaur Museum, Icen Way, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1EW
Today and Wed 31 Aug

Explore Kingston Lacy, a lavish family home built to resemble an Italian Palace. There’s plenty to see, from grand, beautifully detailed carvings, to intimate family souvenirs. An art lover’s dream, take a look at rooms teeming with...
View more details - Kingston Lacy - Kingston Lacy House Ticket
Kingston Lacy, Wimborne, Minster, Dorset BH21 4EA
Today to Sun 4 Sep

Come and wander around a beautiful and intriguing sunken garden with exceptional richness and arrangements of colour and textures with a very wide and unusual variety of plants and grasses attracting butterflies and bees and with hummingbird...
View more details - The Hollow - Open Garden for NGS
The Hollow, 25 Newton Road, Swanage Dorset BH19 2EA
Wed 6 Jul, Wed 13 Jul, Wed 20 Jul, Wed 27 Jul, Wed 3 Aug, Wed 10 Aug, Wed 17 Aug, Wed 24 Aug, Wed 31 Aug

Inspired by pictures collected by William John Bankes as he travelled in Egypt learn about the art of weaving. Pop into the laundry on Wednesdays, 11am - 3pm, to have a go and learn about the different materials and dyes that the Egyptians would...
View more details - Kingston Lacy - Summer holiday weaving
Kingston Lacy, Wimborne, Minster, Dorset BH21 4EA
Wed 3 Aug, Wed 10 Aug, Wed 17 Aug, Wed 24 Aug, Wed 31 Aug

Join our wildlife team to explore the wild and wonderful creatures of the Golden Cap Estate. No need to book, just turn up. Every Wednesday over the summer we’ll be out moth trapping and mini beast hunting. Help us build a picture of all the...
View more details - Golden Cap - Wildlife Wednesdays Butterflies
Golden Cap Dorset
Wed 10 Aug, Wed 31 Aug


 
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