Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Not all National Trust properties are open yet, and those that are require pre-booking via their website, no later than 15:00 on the day prior to visit.

If you, or any of your party have a new persistant cough, or develop a fever of 38C, we would instead advise you to use the NHS's dedicated website for professional advice.


A distinctive limestone landscape on the South Coast where sea birds soar and rare orchids hide among rich grasslands.Centuries of stone quarrying have left their mark in the form of sea quarries like Dancing Ledge, popular for both picnics and adventure sports.Footpaths and bridleways criss-cross farmland marked out with traditional dry stone walls.The South West Coast Path affords spectacular views of the Jurassic Coast world heritage site as far as Portland.

  • Currently: Medium-level cloud, 9° C
  • Monday: Heavy Rain, 9° C
  • Tuesday: Sunny intervals, 12° C