All posts within the Dorset category


Don’t Miss The Solar Eclipse

Mar 19

We want to help everyone stay safe during tomorrow’s partial solar eclipse. With this being the first time in 15 years since the last partial solar eclipse was experienced in […]

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Celebrating Women’s History Month – Marevna

Mar 13

March is the month to celebrate Women’s History and here at Athelhampton, we are celebrating the achievements of the prolific Russian artist, Marevna. In fact, we have our entire West-Wing […]

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Dorset To Feature On The Big Screen

Mar 3

Dorset is the back drop for the new release of the much-anticipated film, Far from the Madding Crowd, which is based on the classic love story by Thomas Hardy and […]

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Bronze sculptures win gold!

Feb 26

Pallington Lakes in Pallingon Dorset are recent winners of Gold in the category of ‘Small Visitor Attraction of the Year’ at the South West England tourism excellence awards 2014/2015. And […]

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See The Best of Dorset all in one place

Jan 27

Best of Dorset Show fun family day out tourism local businesses talent entertainment live music theatre dance fashion show re-enactment sport and wellbeing showcase exhibitions Weymouth Pavilion March 2015 Athelhampton House and Gardens Dorchester 14th century Tudor country manor house venue weddings conferences parties event topiary gardens onsite restaurant

As the home of Athelhampton House and Gardens, we know that Dorset is a spectacular county with plenty for everyone to see and enjoy, locals and tourists alike.

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Dorset named one of the world’s best places to visit

Jan 15

Dorset area of natural beauty rolling hills countryside landscape sunshine weather trees grass fields natural beauty nature top place to visit holiday destination in the world Athelhampton House and Gardens 14th century tudor manor country house topiary gardens onsite restaurants venue private hire weddings ceremonies receptions parties events conferences Dorchester Bridport Weymouth Christchurch Poole

Dorset has made the shortlist for the year’s ‘hottest’ destinations according to the Guardian newspaper, and as a result has been named as one of the forty best holiday destinations […]

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