Weymouth's Historic Sea Fort on the Jurassic Coast

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Fort View Cafe

Drop in for a coffee, lunch or treat yourself to a cream tea!

Please note we are also open to non-museum visitors

Museum Café now open daily

Come and enjoy our recently refurbished cafe, under new management. Serving a fine selection of Freshly made Hot and Cold Snacks to include:

Quality Tea & Coffee: Cooked Breakfast: Home Made Soup: Freshly Baked Cakes: Deliciously Prepared Sandwiches: Paninis & Salads: Ice Creams: Cream Teas

Plus there are exciting offers and promotions available. We use fresh and locally sourced produce where possible.

Come and check us out! This is a great place to relax unwind and enjoy the "excellent Fort View"

We cater for private functions too:

Weddings Receptions : Anniversaries : Corporate Hospitality : Celebrations : Children’s Parties : Reunions : Dinner Parties : Office Parties :

Please talk to us about holding your special event or function at the Nothe Fort Car parking is available at all times adjacent to the Fort in Nothe Gardens and in the evenings there is limited parking within the Fort Parade Ground.

You will find our rates extremely competitive when compared to other venues. If you wish to view our facilities or have any further queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

For further information and bookings please contact the Catering Manager Jill Homer Tel 07921 003872

Opening Times 2017

Spring: 11:00am to 4:30pm

  • Half Term Daily from 11th February to 19th February
  • Sundays Only From 26th February to 26th March

Summer: 10:30am to 5:30pm

  • Open Daily from 1st April to 30th September

Autumn & Winter: 11:00am to 4:30pm

  • Sundays Only From 1st October to 10th December
  • Half Term Daily from 21st October to 29th October

Please note that last admissions are One hour before advertised closing time and that Nothe Fort may close early in exceptional circumstances at the Duty Managers discretion or may be closed for a private or special event.

Jun 10th - Jun 25th 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Matchstick Fleet Exhibition comes back again with this unique collection of global war ships
Jun 18th 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Moonlight Swing Band: Doors open at 6.30pm Concert starts at 7.30pm Tickets £12 Adults, £10 Children under 16
Jul 29th 10:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Jul 30th 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
The Medieval Combat Society
Aug 12th - Aug 28th 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
This popular and unique exhibition comes back again. Not to be missed.