Discover Swanage Railway's most famous and iconic visitor.
Meet the animals, have a tractor ride, race around the pedal go-kart track and let off steam in the soft play zone at Putlake Adventure Farm. Located just outside Swanage in Langton Matravers, Putlake is a traditional, family-run working farm with friendly...
Swanage Lifeboat Station has been a central part of the seaside town and community of Swanage since its inception in...
The Mowlem is one of Swanage’s most prominent features – a beachfront cinema, theatre and function rooms right in the heart of...
Located centrally in Swanage’s Square and right by the sea, is Swanage Museum & Heritage Centre – a pocket-sized vault of Purbeck...
Explore woodland and heathland along Wareham Forest's walking & cycling trails.
Visit the striking limestone arch - one of the most-loved and visited landmarks on Dorset's Jurassic Coast.
Home to the annual Camp Bestival, Lulworth Castle also hosts weddings & other events and is open to the public to explore.
The Ranges, which include Tyneham village, are open whenever no military activity is taking place.
This beautiful cove and its adjacent village is steeped in Jurassic geological history.
Homes and businesses in Swanage are being urged by the local chamber of trade to enter into the festive spirit by decorating their houses, flats and windows for Christmas.Continue Reading
Emergency work to repair multiple gas leaks along the main road in and out of Swanage in Dorset is continuing, as escaping gas is still being detected.Continue Reading
Swanage Christmas Street Market is back bigger and better than ever for 2023 – but its expansion means motorists will have to take more care getting through to the south side of the town.Continue Reading
Being the only official town on the Isle of Purbeck, Swanage is ideally situated as a base for its exploration. While Swanage has it all: a beautiful bay with a golden, sandy beach; a lively town buzzing with festivals and events throughout the year; and thriving watersports, arts and culinary scenes... Its surrounding areas are also treasures waiting to be unearthed.