Attraction in Swanage
voted 3rd best pier in the UK last year.
110 year old Victorian Pier now restored attracts 20,000 sub aqua enthusiasts a year and over 120,000 strollers. Regularly visited by Paddle steamer Wavereley and Balmoral. Pier is run entirely by volunteers.
More Attractions nearby
Corfe Castle Model Village and Gardens (4.28 miles)
Corfe Castle Museum (4.56 miles)
Brownsea Island (5.44 miles)
Margaret Green Foundation Trust Animal Sanctuary (5.82 miles)
Blue Pool (6.34 miles)
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