The Discovery Project


  • People - welcoming visitors and improving volunteer facilities
  • Heritage - creating opportunities for visitors to appreciate the Estate's diverse history 
  • Landscapes - re-instating historical pathways, re-introducing vistas and features




Christmas Gift Ideas, Adventure Play & more

Our Country Park News round-up ... join the Poole MoRun, find unique Christmas Gift ideas, don't miss the Christmas Arts & Crafts Fair, discover our exciting new Adventure Play and *Upton Country Park Music Festival 2020* Early Bird tickets on sale now!

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Thank you!

We would like to say a huge thank you to everybody who took part in a Discovery Week activities 20th-24th August, and those that completed one of our surveys. We hope you enjoyed taking part ...

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Join Us for our Discovery Week

Monday 20th to Friday 24th August, 10am - 3pm daily in the Walled Garden! We will have activities for the family to enjoy and the opportunity to discover what the project is about and how you ...

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The Discovery Project is launched!

Upton Country Park’s ‘Discovery Project’ will support a bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) in the region of £1.5 million, with the aim of creating an accessible and sustainable...

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