Ancient Technology Centre

Damerham Road, Cranborne
Wimborne BH21 5RP

The Ancient Technology Centre's activities and buildings are based on archaeological evidence from a range of periods including the Neolithic, Iron Age (Celtic), Roman, Anglo Saxon and Viking eras. These have all been built with the help of thousands of visiting school children, using authentic methods and locally-sourced materials where possible.

Dorset Family History Society

Treetops Research Centre, Suite 5 Stanley House, 3 Fleets Lane
Poole BH15 3AJ

Dorset Family History Society is for people who are interested in tracing their family history, beginners or experts. Dorset FHS caters for people in the UK or overseas with family interests in Dorset, as well as Dorset residents whose families may have lived in other counties or countries.

Register of One-Place Studies

82 Edwina Drive -
Poole BH17 7JG

Organisation promoting one-place studies.

Somerset & Dorset Family History Society

PO Box 4502
Sherborne DT9 6YL

Situated in a 17th century building next to Sherborne Museum our Family History Centre is the first port of call for our many visitors. Here you will find an informed and dedicated group of volunteers, on hand to help you at whatever level you are with your family history research. If you are unable to visit the centre in person our volunteers can also undertake research for you.