The Discovery Centre

The Discovery Centre at Knoll Beach is a real back to nature experience just minutes from the chain ferry to Bournemouth and Poole.

A light and airy 10x5m space seating up to 40, it is set in woodland just 300 yards from the sea at Studland and is designed along modern eco-friendly lines with a timber frame, wood burning stove, natural insulation and solar panel.

There’s a sheltered outdoor area, covered decking and ample parking - free to National Trust members. T

here is ramped access and facilities for wheelchair users.

We offer daily rates starting at £110.

  • 1 January to 31 March - £110 (10am-4pm)
  • 1 April to 31 October - £125 (9.30am-4.30pm)
  • 1 November to 31 December £110 (10am-4pm)

Car parking is not included but is free to National Trust members. Day rates vary seasonally from £4 to £9. Further information from the Knoll Beach Visitor Centre 01929 450500 or by email.