The Castle > Introduction :: Durlston Castle Project :: Fundraising


With your help, the fantastic Durlston Castle renovation and restoration project has happened, but there is still more to do!  So if you would like to help maintain Durlston Castle, Country Park and National Nature Reserve to the highest standard, here are some ideas ... 

If you would like to get involved contact us now.

If you would like to contribute, send your details and request to: Durlston Country Park, Swanage, Dorset BH19 2JL.

How to Donate 

You can either:

  • Donate online by credit or debit card OR
  • Send a cheque payable to: 'The Jurassic Coast Trust – Durlston Fund'  

Please say if you want to use Gift Aid and make your donation worth even more. 

For every pound you give, we will receive an extra 28p from the Inland Revenue.

To qualify for Gift Aid the amount you pay in income tax or capital gains tax must be at least equal to the amount we will claim in the tax year.

Join the Walk of Words

Leave a lasting reminder of what Durlston means to you or someone close to you. The Walk of Words is to be found in the garden of the Castle, using blocks of local Purbeck stone, engraved with wording of your choice.

The blocks will provide space for 48 characters / letters (including spaces) giving plenty of scope for creativity. Your words are also be displayed on the website. 

The Walk of Words is a celebration of Durlston’s unique, living heritage, and will be seen by future generations of visitors. Spaces are limited.

The cost of each personalised, engraved block is £85.00 (or two for £150).  You can book your personal block now: