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History

Find out how Durlston has changed over time - from ancient geological beginnings to modern day country park and nature reserve.

Introduction

Tilly Whim CavesStart here for a brief history of Durlston and its many incarnations over the years.

Tell Me More

Slideshow

Globe visitors 1890Catch a glimpse of Durlston Past with pictures of the Park and its visitors from our archive.

See Pictures of the Past

Archaeology

Engraved signExplore the legacy of previous generations at Durlston, much of it still visible on the Park today.

Uncover Artefacts

Timeline

Interactive timelineJourney back in time with our interactive timeline of modern and historic Durlston events.

Scroll Back the Years

History Trail

Interactive mapTake a virtual tour of the Park and learn about its historic landmarks, people and places.

Do the Time Walk