Enjoying Older Age in Dorset

Make the most of the free time that accompanies retirement and explore all that Dorset has to offer for older people, those with accessibility needs, and families alike. 

Take a trip to the Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens or enjoy a refreshing afternoon tea at Moreton Tea rooms. Whatever your fancy, we’ve got you covered. 

The Tank Museum Bovington

With level entry or ramped access throughout the museum, lifts and free entries for carers, the Tank Museum in Bovington is a perfect accessible day out in Dorset.

Days Out for the Elderly in Dorset

Find a great day out in Dorset whether your in the mood to indulge, explore, or learn!

Being able to get from A to B is super important for older people, especially when visiting the shops, for appointments, seeing friends or family, or getting to and from lunch clubs and elderly day care centres. That’s why community transport services are so important. Read our guide to community transport schemes in Dorset.