Local Attractions in and around Bournemouth

Here are our top top local attractions to see during your stay at THE NICI…

Russell Cotes Museum

Once a coastal home, now an iconic art gallery and museum, sealed in time and given to the future. Discover the Russell Cotes Museum for a cultural experience in the heart of Bournemouth and just a stone’s throw from THE NICI.

Distance from THE NICI: 0.8 miles by foot

Monkey World

Enjoy a fun-filled, fascinating day out for all the family at Monkey World – Ape Rescue Centre in Wareham. Visit the stars of TV’s ‘Monkey Life’ and ‘Monkey Business’ and discover the sanctuary for these rescued and endangered primates.

Distance from THE NICI: 20.5 miles by car

Moors Valley Country Park

Enjoy over 80 acres of woodland and farmland at the famous Moors Valley Country Park. This attraction is perfect for high energy kids and their wagging tailed companion. From tree top trails to segwaying, GoApe and so much more.

Distance from THE NICI: 12.9 miles by car

Lulworth Castle & Cove

Built in the C17th, this magnificent building is steeped in history and a sight not to be missed. Discover the heritage and then admire the view for Lulworth Estate is one of the South’s most prized beauty spots.

Distance from THE NICI: 19.9 miles by car

Kingston Lacy

Discover Kingston Lacy, an opulent family home built to resemble a Venetian Palace. There’s plenty to see, from spectacular artworks to beautiful landscapes and this makes for a wholesome day out in Dorset.

Distance from THE NICI: 12.7 miles by car

Paulton’s Park & Peppa Pig World

Paultons is the UK’s number 1 family theme park rated on Google — located in Hampshire with over 70 exciting rides and attractions. The park is also home of the UK’s only Peppa Pig World making this an amazing day out with the kids.

Distance from THE NICI: 27.6 miles by car

Swanage Railway

Swanage Railway is the perfect place to enjoy a great family day out on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast. The heritage railway attraction operates full-size steam and diesel passenger trains along the five and a half miles of line.

Distance from THE NICI: 24.2 miles by car

New Forest Wildlife Park

Extraordinary encounters await as you reconnect with the natural world. Explore the park’s expansive grounds, marvel at diverse animal species, including wolves and wallabies, and create cherished memories with family and friends.

Distance from THE NICI: 25.6 miles by car

Beaulieu Motor Museum

From the earliest motor carriages to classic family saloons, the world-famous National Motor Museum has one of the finest collections of cars, motorcycles and motoring memorabilia in the world, plus the village is charming!

Distance from THE NICI: 27.9 miles by car

Marwell Zoo

Get closer to nature on a family day out at Marwell Zoo. With plenty of outdoor space, and a whole host of animals and activities, the zoo is the perfect way to break up your journey when travelling to the South.

Distance from THE NICI: 39.8 miles by car

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