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Posted: May 8, 2020

VE Day in East Dorset

In rural villages people came out of their houses to share the day with their neighbours.

In rural villages people came out of their houses to share the day with their neighbours. A local resident later recalled:

"I remember tearing in...and we just threw our arms around one another and cried...Wimborne Square was full of people dancing till next morning."

Get Creative with Little Explorers at Home

Posted: Jul 22, 2020

Look out for some exciting and creative activities every Tuesday through August.

VE Day in East Dorset

Posted: May 8, 2020

In rural villages people came out of their houses to share the day with their neighbours.

Coronavirus update

Posted: Mar 19, 2020

The information centre, shop, tearoom and museum will be closed for the foreseeable future in light of the current government advice.

Brand consultancy project

Posted: Dec 23, 2019

We are inviting proposals for a brand consultancy project.

Trustees needed

Posted: Sep 24, 2019

The Trust is seeking to appoint up to two new Trustees to join the Trustee Board.

Museum reveals initial plans for new galleries

Posted: Sep 10, 2019

The museum is offering you a chance to participate in the museum’s exciting Revival Project.

Aftermath

Posted: Aug 20, 2019

Documentary theatre production by State of Play Arts about the impact of the Great War on people living in East Dorset.