Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre

  Free Entry

Visit the Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre to see our amazing fossil collections and find out how to discover your own fossils on the beach. Our guided fossil hunting walks are a great family day out on the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site. With free entry to the Centre, come and meet the Charmouth Dinosaur and explore the past and present of this incredible coastline.

Fossil Hunting ammonite

Fossil Hunting Walks

Join us for a guided fossil walk and take home your own fossil from the Jurassic Coast. These trips are a great introduction to fossils and our Wardens are on hand to help you find and indentify your fossils.        Find out more and book places.

Marine Events

Come along to one of our Rockpool Rambles and discover the underwater world of Lyme Bay. We also have marine tanks in the Centre where you can learn about how these amazing creatures survive in rockpools.

Education and Schools

Our range of curriculum linked activities offers a hands on experience for all ages and abililties. All sessions need to be booked in advance and are tide dependant. Find out more.  



 Registered Charity No. 1105386