due TO THE COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS, THE MUSEUM IS CLOSED AND access to the library, archive room and signal box is not available at present

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Purbeck Mineral & Mining Museum

Purbeck Mineral & Mining Museum is closed until further notice. This is in response to Government instructions on coronavirus/ COVID-19. We will regularly review this. Please check here for updates.

The Purbeck Mineral and Mining Museum is dedicated to the history of Purbeck Ball Clay mining, the industrial heritage of Purbeck and the Purbeck narrow gauge railways.

Opening times: Closed

Entry is FREE. Please donate at least £1 each and help us to care for, explore and celebrate your heritage. Please Gift Aid your donation.

Find us at Purbeck Park, near Corfe Castle, Dorset. Our postcode is BH20 5DW.

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