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Lorton Meadows Conservation Centre & Nature Reserve

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A hidden gem of tranquility nestled between roads and woodland in Weymouth

I took my niece and great nephews to Lorton for a 'Pond Dipping' seesion and had a wonderful time... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2015
Mrs Ros M
Weymouth, United Kingdom
Just beautiful!

Lorton Meadows is an absolutely stunning place to visit. I walk my dog here regularly and it is... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2015
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“A Wonderful Place”
29 Aug 2018
“Lovely and peaceful ”
Lorton Meadows Conservation Centre & Nature Reserve, owned and run by Dorset Wildlife Trust. The Centre includes: displays, wildlife webcams, wildlife books & gifts, Dorset coffees, teas and flapjacks (all major cards accepted), toilets, parking...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Lorton Meadows Wildlife Centre Lorton Lane | (follow to the end of Lorton Lane down the gravel track), Weymouth DT3 5QH, England
+44 1305 816546
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Reviewed 29 September 2015

I took my niece and great nephews to Lorton for a 'Pond Dipping' seesion and had a wonderful time with them examining the amazing selection of tiny creatures found in the pond. The boys were thoroughly engrossed in the activity and happily concentrated for 1.5...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

Lorton Meadows is an absolutely stunning place to visit. I walk my dog here regularly and it is beautiful; a real hidden gem. The fields are absolutely stunning classical Meadows filled with butter cups, cornflowers and a variety of wildlife. Everything is clearly signposted and...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2015

Lorton is a hidden gem - a peaceful oasis that you'd barely know is a stone's throw from the centre of Weymouth. It's a vast patchwork of wildflower meadows and woodland, packed full with birds, bees and butterflies.

2  Thank Matt W
Reviewed 12 May 2015

Take a family out to visit an attraction and the chances are that your wallet will be seriously depleted, so in an age where everything seems to cost more and more it was a real pleasure to visit this nature reserve which is absolutely free....More

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