Welcome to Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre


Registered Charity No. 1105386

Visit the Centre to see our amazing fossil collections and find out how to discover your own fossils on the beach. Our guided fossil hunting walks are a great family day out on the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site. With free entry to the Centre, come and meet the Charmouth Dinosaur and explore the past and present of this incredible coastline.

Fossil Hunting ammonite

Fossil Hunting Walks

Join us for a guided fossil walk and take home your own fossil from the Jurassic Coast. Find out more and book places.

Marine Events

Come along to one of our Rockpool Rambles or Plankton Trawls and discover the underwater world of Lyme Bay

Education and Schools

Our range of curriculum linked activities offers a hands on experience for all ages and abililties.  Find out more.  



We Need Your Help!!
Volunteer Open Day

5th October from 10.30 - 3.30pm

Would you like to know more about the Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre and the work our amazing volunteers do? As a small independent charity we rely heavily on volunteers who help keep the Centre going. If you are interested in becoming involved please pop in anytime during the day to find out more. Click here for more details.