Things to do with kids in Dorset

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Dippy on Tour

10th February-8th May 2018

Venue: Dorset County Museum

Address: High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1XA

The Natural History Museum’s famous Diplodocus skeleton cast, known as Dippy is touring the UK from early 2018. His first stop is the Dorset County Museum, where there will be lots of Dippy-themed events...

Outdoor events

Bugs and Buds

28th April 2018

Time: 10.30am to 12pm

Venue: Knoll Gardens

Address: Hampreston, Wimborne, BH21 7ND

A monthly Saturday morning toddler club created to inspire children to acquire a love nature. Children are encouraged to interact with the garden's many wildlife inhabitants as well as its trees and flowers.

Outdoor events

Incredible Owls

28th April 2018

Time: From 10am to 4pm

Venue: Lorton Meadows

Address: Weymouth, DT3 5QH

Discover the incredible owls and their amazing abilities - Tawnies, Barn Owls, Little Owls and more. Phone 01305 816546.

Outdoor events

Melon Madness at Monkey World

5th-7th May 2018

Venue: Monkey World

Address: Wareham, BH20 6HH

On Saturday, Sunday and Monday of the Spring bank holiday weekend, every child that enters the park bringing a melon for the primates, will receive a free Monkey World badge. Call 01929 462537.

Outdoor events

Saxons and Vikings: Siege of Wareham

5th-7th May 2018

Time: From 10am to 6pm

Venue: Corfe Castle

Address: Wareham, BH20 5EZ

Witness the sound and fury of Saxon and Viking warriors in pitched battle as they recreate the siege of Wareham. Explore the Saxon village and learn about everyday life during this harsh period. Call 01929...

News in Dorset

News in Dorset

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Children's Parties in Dorset

Children's Parties in Dorset

Featuring the top party entertainers and venues in Dorset

Easter Events and Activities in Dorset

Easter Events and Activities in Dorset

There are many activities for the children to enjoy this Easter holiday. Read on to find out what's going on in Dorset...

Spring Activities for Children in Dorset

Spring Activities for Children in Dorset

Read up about the fun seasonal activities taking place in Dorset right here...

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