Jurassic Coast holidays and days out

95 miles of Devon and Dorset coast with great walks, beaches, cliffs, hills and villages

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Upcoming events

Exmouth

Jurassic Paddle

Mon 01 May 2017
08:00-20:00
Some would say that the Jurassic Coast is best explored from the water - and now's your chance to see this incredible area from a new perspective.
Corfe Castle

Saxons & Vikings: Siege of Wareham

Mon 01 May 2017
10:00-17:00
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.
Golden Cap

Orchid discovery walk

Mon 01 May 2017
10:00-12:00
Help our volunteer ecologist John Newbould to survey orchids on this guided walk from Stonebarrow.
Corfe Castle

Feudals - Medieval Archery

Sat 06 May 2017
10:00-17:00
Medieval living history and archery displays portraying life in Britain from the Feudal period of 1135 to 1216, spanning the reigns of four kings - Stephen, Henry II, Richard I and John.
Branscombe

Beach Fun Sundays

Sun 07 May 2017
13:00-15:00
We'll be there most Sundays and Bank Holidays too, to welcome you for seaside fun all through the summer months.
Corfe Castle

Medieval Mayhem

Sat 13 May 2017
10:00-17:00
Celebrate a little May madness at the castle and participate in our May mummers play.

Devon

Journey from wild coasts, moorland and curious historic houses to lush gardens and beaches in Devon.

Dorset

Home to everything from an island, ancient coasts and hidden gems to a castle and Italian palace.