Max Gate

Atmospheric Victorian home designed by Thomas Hardy

Max Gate

Things to see and do

Things to see and do at Max Gate

Upcoming events

Flute and harp with Virginia and Florence Astley

Thu 16 Mar 2017
Music, stories and poetry with a Max Gate theme bring Thomas Hardy's house to life.

Tuneful Stories

Fri 24 Mar 2017
Stories and music from Tim Laycock, from the times and works of Thomas Hardy.

Easter Egg Hunt in partnership with Cadbury

Fri 14 Apr 2017
Explore the house where Thomas Hardy lived. Find the clues and solve the puzzle to win a Cadbury chocolate prize.

Portland House Spring Opening 2017

Fri 05 May 2017
Come down to Portland House in Weymouth for a special peek inside this stunning 1930s art deco holiday villa, not usually open to the public. Portland House, Belle Vue Road, Weymouth, DT4 8RZ.