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Welcome to Poole’s award-winning Upton Country Park

Over 130 acres of parkland, shoreline and formal estate gardens in Dorset

Free admission, 7 days a week, all year round

October to March - gates open at 8am, close at 6pm

Green Flag Award winner for the past 9 yearsTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for the 2nd year

Tea Rooms

Open daily 10.30am - 3.45pm for drinks, snacks, light lunches & souvenirs

Santa’s Grotto

14th November - 24th December with real reindeer and daily market


Poole’s premier attraction, whatever the season. There’s something for everyone, so come along today and see what’s got people talking!  

Marvel at the grand Grade II* listed Georgian Mansion House, enjoy the wildlife along the shoreline, allow the children to blow off steam along the Woodland Play Trail, enjoy one of our regular events – or simply find a quiet spot to admire the amazing horticulture and beautiful botanical Walled Garden.

We offer so many things to do! From simply walking the dog to enjoying lunch in the Tea Rooms or admiring artworks in the Gallery Upstairs.

No admission fees, open all year round and great walking/cycling links (we even have our own bus stop!) what’s not to love?

The Park team are confident this is the best place to spend a day out in Poole, but don’t just take our word for it, take a look around and start planning your visit!

Celebrate with us!

If you’re in the mood to celebrate then do it in style at one of Dorset’s top events venues!

Renowned for our welcoming, professional hospitality, Upton Country Park offers a range of venue hire options for hosting your wedding, anniversary party, children’s birthday or corporate training event. And more.

Whether you chose the grandeur of the main house, the rural chic of the Walled Garden or the rustic education facility, our dedicated events team will ensure your occasion runs smoothly, just as you planned it would!



We host civil ceremonies and wedding receptions all year round


Gifts & Souvenirs

You’ll find a fabulous range at the Gift Stand in the Tea Rooms

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Here at Upton Country Park we’re always very mindful of the environment and make sure we’re as energy efficient and sustainable as possible. We are working on:

Reducing our carbon footprint  •  Reducing and Recycling  •  Working sustainably

Tea Rooms

Christmas Opening Times with Winter Warmers & Mulled Wine

Upton Country Park
The perfect family day out.
Things to do

Tea Rooms

Open daily 10.30am - 3.45pm for drinks, snacks, light lunches & souvenirs

Santas Grotto

Now until the 24th December with real reindeer & a Xmas market!

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