There’s something for everyone in Dorset’s museums and galleries from the Victorian splendour of the Russell Cotes Art Gallery and Museum in the West to the amazing array of dinosaur fossils to be found in Lyme Regis Museum on the County’s eastern border.
This site provides a gateway to everything Dorset museums have to offer.
Find out more about all the museums near you or use the search function to plan a perfect day discovering Dorset’s fascinating history.
Planning a Fun Day for the Family or Scheduling a School Trip?
The Facilities and Learning sections on the museum information pages will help you discover which Dorset museums are best suited to your needs and interests.
Friends of Shaftesbury Abbey Museum Autumn Lecture 2017
‘The Art of Politics in 13th Century English Great Churches’
Dr Jonathan Foyle
Thursday 28 September
Shaftesbury Arts Centre
(Bar open for drinks from 6.30pm)
Tickets available from SAC 01747 854321 and Shaftesbury TIC 01747 853514
Adults £12, Students and FoSA £10