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


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

Tell Me More


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

See Pictures of the Past



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

Uncover Artefacts


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