What's on inSwanage


Welcome to Swanage

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Swanage - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Swanage to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Swanage

20
JAN
The Favourite (15)
The Mowlem Theatre

Twelve BAFTA nominations: Olivia Colman who stars as Queen Anne for best actress after her success at the Golden Globes and her co‐stars Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz are both nominated in the best supporting actress category and Yorgos Lanthimos for best…

Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01929 422239
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25
JAN
Colette (15)
The Mowlem Theatre

We first meet the spirited Colette Keira Knightley as a young woman living with her parents in rural France. She is being courted by a debonair writer and publisher the much older and more worldly Willy a charismatic Dominic West. The couple…

Category: Film / Cinema

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01
FEB
Stan & Ollie
The Mowlem Theatre

As comedys most famous double act Steve Coogan and John C Reilly two brilliant physical comedians give delightful performances nailing the duos body language mannerisms and routines. 1953 with their immense fame on the wane Stan Laurel and Ollie Hardy…

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08
FEB
Mary Queen of Scots (15)
The Mowlem Theatre

A historical drama based on the life of Mary Stuart and her rivalry with Elizabeth I. Directed by Josie Rourkecast includes Margot Robbie Saoirse Ronan David Tennant Jack Lowden Gemma Chan and Guy Pearce.Mary Queen of Scots explores the turbulent…

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09
FEB
Mary Poppins Returns (U)
The Mowlem Theatre

A musical fantasy adventure sequel in which the magical nanny returns to once again look after the Banks children. Cast includes Emily Blunt Lin‐Manuel Miranda Ben Whishaw Emily Mortimer Julie Walters Dick Van Dyke …

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16
FEB
Bohemian Rhapsody Sing-Along (12A)
The Mowlem Theatre

Tickets can be booked in advance for this performance.Come and see the hit sensation of 2018 in a brand new Sing‐Along version In this special version lyrics of the legendary songs of Queen will be flashed on screen. …

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Tourist Attractions


Oceanarium

Explore the secrets of the ocean in an adventure that will take you to some of the world's most amazing waters. The Oceanarium Bournemouth brings you face to face with marine life from the furthest reaches of the globe ‐ more than just an aquarium, a vibrant…

Corfe Castle

Corfe Castle is a thousand‐year‐old castle rising above the Isle of PurbeckOne of Britain's most majestic ruins, the castle controlled the gateway through the Purbeck Hills and has been an important stronghold since the time of William the Conqueror. Defended during the Civil War by the ardent…

Swanage Railway

The Swanage Railway is situated on the Isle of Purbeck in the south east corner of the picturesque county of Dorset. The Isle covers approximately 100 square miles but it is not a true island even though the English Channel, Poole Harbour and the River Frome almost surround…

Brownsea Island Nature Reserve

Diverse habitats & wildlife, including a red squirrel population. The reserve is leased from the National Trust, situated in Poole Harbour with a large sheltered lagoon; particularly important for overwintering & summer breeding birds. A day spent exploring its flooded woodland, lakes, reedbed & pine woods…

K1

K1 Nightclub in Bournemouth, Dorset. Contact venue on telephone number 01202 317818 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Bumbles

Bumbles Nightclub in Bournemouth, Dorset. Contact venue on telephone number 01202 557006 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Swanage? See our list of attractions in Swanage, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.