Welcome to
        Cranborne Local History Society

Our meetings are on the first Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm in the Cecil Memorial hall in Cranborne .
Since our Society was established in 2008 we have enjoyed a wide range of talks from various speakers on many historical and Dorset  topics and visits to local places of interest. Members have enjoyed our yearly outings to places such as Hatfield House in Hertfordshire

 ( home of the Cecil family ) and Dorchester Museum  and County Archives.
New members are always welcome,or just come along as a  visitor to our meetings or visits . see our programme page for details of our meetings.
The membership fee is £12 per year and visitors £2.50 per meeting to include refreshment.

Junior membership  ( still in education  ) £6.00

   Supported by 







Supported by
  • Dorset Partnership for older people projects



            The Square,Cranborne,
      from  the top of the Church tower

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