Swanage Pier

Traditional Victorian Seaside Pier with stunning views over Swanage Bay

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Swanage Pier, Purbeck, Dorset


An opportunity to enjoy a stroll along a traditional Victorian seaside pier in Swanage with stunning views of Swange bay. Originally built in 1895 it was reopened in 1998 after being restored. A grade II listed building it is a popular local landmark and tourist attraction in Swanage.

Read more about The History of Swanage Pier. 

Includes a café, gift shop and nearby parking.

Activities at Swanage Pier

The pier is also a popular sheltered dive site for new and qualified divers with a boat shop on the Pier. There are opportunities to charter a Boat, book a boat trip, go fishing at the far end of the pier, as well as Watersports options. See the Swanage Pier Website for more details.

Events at Swanage Pier

Swanage Pier run a regular programme of events throughout the year such as history walks and fun activities for children during the holidays. See below for upcoming events at Swanage Pier.

Admission Prices to Swanage Pier

Admission Prices (please check website for up to date prices)
Adult £1.80 / Child 5-14 accompanied by paying adult) FREE. Unaccompanied children not permitted.  Annual Membership is also available.

Swanage Pier is operated by the Swanage Pier Trust




Pier Approach, Swanage BH19 2AP


01929 425806



Car Park , Pet Friendly , Child Friendly

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