Things to do with kids in Dorset

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Indoor activities

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

Bug Houses

21st April 2018

Time: From 10am to 4pm

Venue: Lorton Meadows

Address: Weymouth, DT3 5QH

Make a bug house to encourage ladybirds and lacewings to your patch. Cost: £1 per house, available all day. Plus, the Centre and trail is open for visitors. For more information phone 01305 816546.

Outdoor events

Great Dorset Beach Clean

22nd April 2018

Time: From 11.30am to 12.30pm

Venue: Knoll Beach Visitor Centre

Address: Ferry Road, Studland, BH19 3AQ

Be part of this Dorset-wide event and do your bit to keep the beautiful beaches litter free. Call 01929 450500.

Theatre & Cinema

Jay Foreman’s Disgusting Songs for Revolting Children!

22nd April 2018

Time: From 2.30pm

Venue: Dorchester Corn Exchange

Address: Dorchester, DT1 1HF

Musical comedian Jay, provides a devilishly cheeky hour of songs, poems and comedy for children of all ages in this family friendly show. For ages 6 years+. Call 01305 267992.

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.

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Children's Parties in Dorset

Children's Parties in Dorset

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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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