May half-term family fun in Dorset

There's loads to do this half term. There's a castle and an island to explore, natural play areas, trails, history to discover and nature to get closer to. Find out what family fun you can have at a place near you.

A young girl and a medieval fool performing a trick

May half term at Corfe Castle

Learn new skills at the Medieval Fool's School, visit the traditional May Fair and enjoy a bit of mayhem with Fiery Jack.

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School holiday adventures

Have a go at our crayon rubbing trail, test your agility skills on our tree climbing trail or find out about the creatures that make our shorelines their home on our coastal creatures trail.

Children playing in daffodils in spring

Family fun at Stourhead

We’ve got plenty to keep the kids, and whole family entertained on your next visit.