Here's a selection of things to see and do this autumn in and around Dorset.
Take in the rich reds of autumn amongst the habitats and wildlife.
When autumn arrives Kingston Lacy bursts into colour, with yellows, oranges and reds painting a breathtaking picture across the garden and parkland. Discover the best places to take in the autumn splendour.
Stourhead is one of the world’s finest landscape gardens and in autumn you can see vistas highlighted with burnished leaves and rusty colour palettes.
Autumn is the perfect time for crisp walks about the garden to experience the changing of the seasons.
Why not head out on foot this autumn? Crunch through fallen leaves, breathe in the cool crisp air and see the best of this season's colours with these Dorset walks.
If you have a dog, it's no-doubt very much a part of your family life. So here are some of the fantastic locations that you and your friend can explore in Dorset.