Attraction in Swanage
voted 3rd best pier in the UK last year.
110 year old Victorian Pier now restored attracts 20,000 sub aqua enthusiasts a year and over 120,000 strollers. Regularly visited by Paddle steamer Wavereley and Balmoral. Pier is run entirely by volunteers.
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Corfe Castle Museum (4.56 miles)
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Margaret Green Foundation Trust Animal Sanctuary (5.82 miles)
Blue Pool (6.34 miles)
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