Activities and Attractions
Tourist Information Tel:01305 785747
Lido Entertainment Centre Tel:01273 706773
Situated on the seafront, Worthing Lido provides a range of facilities including amusements, children’s rides, shops, a bandstand featuring live music performances and a restaurant overlooking the sea.
Radipole Lake Nature Reserve
is just five minutes walk from Weymouth train station. The reserve houses the only RSPB visitor centre in the south west, with telescopes to see the birds at close range, book sales and snacks available.
Bennetts Water Gardens Tel:01305 785150
An eight acre site, landscaped to create tranquil walks around numerous lakes and gardens. The Gardens contain the National Collection of Water Lilies, as well as a Japanese-style Monet Bridge, Tropical House and Museum.
Sea Life Centre Tel:01305 761070
New additions include a turtle sanctuary with captive-bred turtles from the Cayman Islands, a penguin enclosure and Crocodile Creek.
Weymouth’s ‘museum with a difference’ documents the region’s coastal defences and its role in repelling both the Armada and the Luftwaffe.