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Corfe Castle

Dorset Category For the Family, For the Kids, For Adults, Historic Sites
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Enjoy the sights of one of Britain’s most iconic and significant survivors of the English civil war, partially destroyed in 1646 by the parliamentarians. A favourite visit for adults and children alike, you can’t fail to be captivated by these romantic castle ruins with remarkable views across Purbeck. Discover 1000 years of our history as a royal palace and fortress. With fallen walls and secret places, there are tales of treachery and treason around every corner. Spot the murder holes and count the arrow loops, feel history come to life and see the wildlife that has set up home here.

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