Places to Visit

The are many places / attractions to visit in Poole and the surrounding areas.

Free Fireworks

In the Summer months there are fireworks on the quay every Thursday night and off the pier in Bournemouth on Friday nights. The display starts at 10pm.

The Dream Machines - Poole Quay

Dream Machines Bike Night takes place every Tuesday night between April and September and sees the “bikers” cruising into town!

Poole Quay is closed off to all traffic and is taken over by a stream of shiny, gleaming, (and sometimes noisy!) bikes.

Bikers from all over the country come here to show off their beautiful machines, meet up with fellow enthusiasts and compete for “Bike of the night”.

The event starts at 6pm and is one of the UK’s premier biking events.

Some of our local must see sites include…

 

Corfe Castle- Medieval Castle and Village
http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/corfe-castle/
http://corfe-castle.co.uk/

Beautiful gardens such as Compton Acres and Knoll Gardens
http://www.comptonacres.co.uk/
https://www.knollgardens.co.uk/

Highcliffe Castle
http://www.highcliffecastle.co.uk/

Lulworth Castle and Cove
http://www.lulworth.com/
http://www.lulworthonline.co.uk/

National Trust Houses such as Kingston Lacey, Kingston Mauwood and Upton House
http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/kingston-lacy/
http://www.visit-dorset.com/things-to-do/
http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/upton-house/

New Forest and villages Beaulieu boasting the National Motor Museum and much more
http://www.beaulieu.co.uk/
http://www.newforestnpa.gov.uk/

Sandbanks
https://www.visit-dorset.com/things-to-do/sandbanks-beach-p2109433

 

For further info

 

https://www.visit-dorset.com/explore/towns/poole/things-to-do-in-poole