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See the Jurassic Coast from a new perspective on the Weymouth Tower

Family at the Weymouth SEA LIFE Tower

£7 off tickets

Includes SEA LIFE Adventure Park & Tower.

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Open daily.
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Easy to get to.
Both attractions are near Weymouth beach. See map.

Welcome to the Weymouth Tower.

Included with every ticket to Weymouth SEA LIFE Adventure Park is a trip on the Weymouth Tower. Open since June 2012 the Weymouth Tower offers a unique opportunity to see the stunning Jurassic Coastline from a unique perspective.

  • A fully seated experience rising 53m (174ft) above the resort of Weymouth, offering unrivalled views of the Jurassic Coast, Nothe Fort, Portland and Weymouth Harbour
  • Once at the top of the Weymouth Tower the gondola slowly rotates twice allowing guests enjoy the panoramic 360º views

Explore the Tower

The Tower is the tallest structure for miles around, and gives you great panoramic views of the resort and out into the English Channel.

The Tower at dusk Looking towards Weymouth beach from the Tower Looking South towards Nothe Fort and Portland Bill Family at the Tower The rotating gondola climbs the Tower The view to Weymouth Harbour People on the Tower Looking back towards Weymouth Looking North-East to cliffs on the Jurassic Coast

Make sure you take some great photos during your ride - then come back and share them with us on Facebook. We'll add our favourites here!

Soar 165ft into the sky on the Weymouth Tower

The Jurassic Coastline

Did you know that Weymouth is within Dorset's stunning Jurassic Coast?

This 95 mile stretch of coastline is England's first natural World Heritage Site, so we are pleased to be able to give you the chance to see part of it from the air. World Heritage Sites are carefully selected by a worldwide organisation called UNESCO as places of ‘outstanding universal value’.

Scroll down for details of the amazing fossils, geology and more things to see in Dorset as part of this unique World Heritage Site.

Things to look for from the Tower

Looking North-East to cliffs on the Jurassic Coast The White Horse Weymouth Harbour Bridge Jubilee Clock Durdle Door Looking towards Weymouth beach from the Tower Chisel beach Looking South towards Nothe Fort and Portland Bill Portland Bill East Weare Cliffs The Tower at dusk The view to Weymouth Harbour Land Train

Explore the Jurassic Coast

Once you've experienced the stunning aerial views, be sure to head down the coast and take a closer look. Whether you head north or south there's plenty to see!

Heading up north

Lulworth Cove

After enjoying SEA LIFE, travel up towards Durdle Door & Lulworth Cove.

Take in the stunning beauty on the coastal paths and enjoy a relaxing time in the surrounding villages.

Exploring down south

Portland Lighthouse

After your flight up the Tower, head down over the stunning Chesil Bay.

Enjoy the Olympic Sailing Village and things to see on Portland Bill, like the Lighthouses and fossils.

Ammonite Jurassic Fossil from the coast in Dorset

Want to find out more about the Jurassic Coast?

The Jurassic Coast is looked after by a range of local and national organisations that together form the Jurassic Coast Partnership.

One of our partners is a charitable body, the Jurassic Coast Trust, who’s role it is to raise funds to support education and conservation along the coast.

For more information about how to support the World Heritage Site, please visit

The Jurassic Coast, Dorset

Amazing Tower facts

Phone boxes to illustrate height

The tower is...174 feet tall

That's the same as 25 telephone boxes stacked together!


On clear days you...see over 26km

That's over 16 miles including Portland, Lulworth and beyond!

Sticks of rock

The Tower weighs...over 140 tons

...or the same as a whopping 150,000 sticks of rock!

Weymouth Clock

The foundations go...18m into the sea bed

That's taller than Weymouth's Jubilee Clock!

The Shard

The gondola is lifted by 1800m of cable

Enough to get you up and down The Shard in London 6 times!


The counterweight weighs...over 18 tons

...or roughly the same as 125 crocodiles!

There are plenty more facts about Weymouth and our surroundings to find out as you go up the tower.
Come and see for yourself.

Why book online?

Our great value online ticket includes both the Tower and Adventure Park but we realise you may be worried about the weather when you book online.

We've got this covered, as you can enjoy 14 days to enjoy your second attraction, so you can visit when the view is clear. We'd suggest heading to the Adventure Park first to give you most flexibility on your visit to the Tower.

Plus you'll save 25% when you book online and you won't need to queue to buy tickets on the day.

It's secure, and only takes a few minutes - one less thing to think about when you arrive!

Tower only tickets are also available to purchase on the day at the Tower starting from £5.40 per person.