Poole Museum and Scaplen's Court Museum and Herb Garden, Poole

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  • We wondered in, and found a gentleman giving a discussion about life a few hundred years ago. He was very informative, funny and enjoyable. He involved the kids, who all thought he was great. The gard...  more »
  • Came here on a rainy day with my 11year old son. Friendly. Well laid out. Interesting museum of local history. Lots of artefacts and information. Particularly impressed with the poet on site who made ...  more »
  • Lovely little museum charting the history of Poole. Good interactive displays to keep children entertained and the gift shop has a good range of pocket money priced toys (as well as Dorset Knobs!). Go...  more »

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Consider renting an apartment inside a redeveloped warehouse in Poole's quay. This area is full of attractions and views over the port, where boats leave for cruises to nearby islands. The town center and the harbor are near each other, and lodging is available in both areas.
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