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Signed tour of Hardy Monument

This is a tour of Hardy Monument arranged especially for our deaf and hard of hearing communities which will be fully signed by one of our volunteers.

  • Booking advisable
  • Admission applies

We want to welcome our deaf and hard of hearing community to Hardy Monument for a special signed tour which will be signed by our BSL trained volunteer.

To watch a video with all this information being signed please visit:

The tour will last approximately 20 minutes and after you will be free to climb the 120 steps to the top of the Monument and walk the landscape around it.

We are also offering signed tours at three other houses - Max Gate (9th May), Clouds Hill 19 June) and Hardy's Cottage (23rd May).

To book a place please email:

We can also arrange bespoke signed tours for bigger groups on request.



Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Adult National Trust Members are free£0.00
Adult £4.00
Child National Trust Members are free£0.00
Child £2.00
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The basics

Booking details

Please book directly with Elizabeth Flight on:


Children are welcome.

Meeting point

Please park for free at the National Trust Hardy Monument car park and then make your way to the front door of the Monument.

What to bring and wear

The introductory talk will be outside as the inside of the Monument is very small. If the weather is very wet or very windy the tour may be cancelled so please keep an eye on your emails.


The tour will be fully signed.


To book a place on this tour please email:

Upcoming events


Hardy Monument Tour 

Climb the 120 steps to the top of Hardy Monument and enjoy the panoramic view, open weekends from Easter to September

Event summary

27 Apr to 28 Apr 2024
09:50 to 10:00
+ 23 other dates or times

Hardy Monument - a wildlife wander 

A wildlife wander aimed at familes, children and young people, but everyone is welcome. This will be a fun and easy walk led by National Trust ecology volunteers.

Event summary

18 May 2024
09:50 to 12:00

Hardy Monument - circular guided walk 

An opportunity to explore the Dorset Landscape as you head from Hardy Monument to the Valley of Stones, Littlebredy and back to the National Trust, Hardy Monument car park.

Event summary

18 May 2024
09:50 to 13:00