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Purbeck Mineral and Mining Museum is a museum in Norden Park and Ride. The museum features exhibits related to: industry. Key themes, people and exhibits in the museum include: mining of ball clay in dorset and other significant minerals extracted in purbeck, connected with the growth and history of the swanage railway.

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Purbeck Mineral and Mining Museum
BH20 5DW Wareham

Museum type(s)

Nature & Natural History Science & Technology



Visitor information

Opening hours

April – Weekends, plus Good Friday & Easter Monday: 11am to 5pm

May to September
Tuesday to Thursday, weekends & Bank Holidays: 11am to 5pm

October – Weekends: 11am to 5pm

More opening hours


Donate at least £1

More admission


  • Coffee

  • Wheelchair accessible

  • Child friendly


Wareham, England


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Purbeck Mineral and Mining Museum has 2 ratings.

Sunday, August 2, 2020 Aug 2, 2020

The construction of the museum and the history of the first Clay rail way can be found in these YouTubes

  Visited on Wednesday, July 3, 2019

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