Poole Museum

The Poole Museum is made up of three closely connected buildings: the main Poole Museum with the new glass atrium entrance which also houses the Poole Tourist Information offices, Scaplen’s Court just across the road and the Poole History Centre located just around the corner in the Town Cellars. Entrance to all buildings is FREE.


Address: 4 High Street, Poole, BH15 1BW 
Telephone: 01202 262600

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Upton Country Park 

HOME OF UPTON HOUSE and 160 acres of parkland, shoreline & formal estate gardens

Poole’s award-winning Country Park
160 acres of park and woodland, 2.6km of shoreline, 32 acres of formal garden, 6 types of natural habitat and 2,000 years of history… Upton Country Park has it all!

Marvel at the grandeur of our Grade II* listed Georgian Mansion House, and enjoy the rich diversity of wildlife along the shoreline. Allow the children to blow off steam at Spurrier’s Play Park or with a ball game on the front lawn. Join in with regular activities and events – or simply find a quiet spot to admire the amazing horticulture and beautiful botanical Walled Garden. 

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Poole Harbour and Island Cruise from Poole

Poole is one of Europe’s biggest natural harbors, and the ideal place to go on a sightseeing cruise. Get access to stunning harbor island views that you wouldn’t see from on land, and glide past Corfe Castle, the Sandbanks and Brownsea Island. As you travel, a guide provides fascinating commentary, including stories about how Poole Harbor was formed in the last ice-age.

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