Best Adventure Days Out In Dorset

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Borough Gardens

  • Dorchester
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

At the Borough Gardens in Dorchester, you''ll not only find some lovely wide open spaces but also their fully enclosed play area offering a range of...

Farmer Palmers5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Poole
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Once in Farmer Palmers Farm Park, Straw Mountain greets you with slides and tunnels ideal for the adventurous and climbing child. Included in the und...

QE Leisure Centre

  • Wimborne Minster
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Getting fit doesn't necessarily mean no fun, especially at QE Leisure Centre. Do lanes or simply splash around in their 25m swimming pool. Scale the...

StreetLight Centre

  • Wimborne Minster
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

StreetLight Centre Streetlight's skate park is 2500 sq foot in size, squeezed into a renovated warehouse just outside of Wimborne. With so many diffe...

Model Town at Wimborne Minster3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Wimborne Minster
  • Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Wimborne Minster Model Town was built well over 50 years ago and the superb 1/10th scale models continue to surprise and amaze visitors from all over...

Upton Country Park

  • Poole
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Upton Country Park is set in over 100 acres of award winning woodland, gardens and parkland making great exploration territory, plus the refurbished...

The Blue Pool5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Wareham
  • Outdoor
  • Lakes

The Blue Pool at Furzebrook is a natural water feature which constantly varies in colour. Very fine clay in suspension in the water diffracts light i...

Larmer Tree Gardens

  • Tollard Royal
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Larmer Tree Gardens Set in the outstanding landscape of the Cranborne Chase, these beautifully laid out gardens were created by General Pitt Rivers i...

Weymouth Sea Life Adventure park4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Weymouth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Aquariums

Dive into an underwater wonderland at Weymouth SEA LIFE Adventure Park. Your water babies can play, create and make plenty of finned friends, includi...

Go Ape Moors Valley

  • Ringwood
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Fancy an aerial adventure your kids will talk about for years to come? Head out to Go Ape Moors Valley - with 1,000m of high ropes and a quadruple se...

Whitecliff Play Area

  • Poole
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The equipment at Whitecliff Play Area is designed for children of all ages and features arguably the largest and most expensive bit of play equipment...

Abbotsbury Playground

  • Weymouth
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The striking Abbotsbury Playground at the foot of Chapel Hill is not just a free playground, it's a free playground run, insured and maintained by lo...

Brownsea Island

  • Poole
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Red squirrels, smugglers and the location that inspired Enid Blyton - all that and a tree climbing trail (!) - make Brownsea Island an absolute must....

Ready2climb Adventure Zone

  • Yeovil
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Ready2climb Adventure Zone provides thrills and excitement for all the family, climbing using automatic belays that lower the climber safely to the g...

Portland Plateau Walk

  • Weymouth
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Portland Plateau Walk is an excellent place to have a nice walk while enjoying beautiful scenery. The landscape has been sculpted into terraces, barr...

Hunters Lodge Inn

  • Wincanton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Looking for a family escape in beautiful Somerset? The Hunters Lodge Inn has everything you need for a memorable visit - large adventure playground,...

Slades Farm Skate Park

  • Bournemouth
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Slades Farm Skate Park is a family skate park for in blading, roller skating and BMXing! It's unsupervised so be sure to keep an eye on them and also...

Easton Gardens

  • Isle Of Portland
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Easton Gardens has been recognised as one of the best green spaces in the country by being awarded Green Flag status based on how safe, clean, access...

Jungle Jungle Indoor Play Centre2 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Yeovil
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Jungle Jungle Indoor Play Centre is the wildest indoor adventure land for all explorers! They have a large playframe for the older children packed fu...

Hope Nature Centre

  • Trowbridge
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Fancy a peaceful escape to nature for your next family day out? Set within the stunning Southwick Country Park, the 15-acre Hope Nature Centre is the...

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