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.

We are now taking bookings for Christmas Parties. Please see Menu.

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

Opening Times 2018

Spring: 11:00am to 4:30pm

  • Half Term Daily from 10th February to 18th February
  • Sundays Only From 4th March to 25th March

Summer: 10:30am to 5:30pm

  • Open Daily from 30th March to 28th October
  • (please note we will closed to the public on Friday 8th June due to private event)

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

  • Sundays Only From 4th November to 9th December

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 25th - Jul 01st - All Day
Matchstick Fleet Exhibition
Aug 10th - Aug 27th - All Day
Phil Warren and his famous Matchstick Fleet: This popular and unique exhibition comes back again. Not to be missed.
Aug 18th 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Aug 19th 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ragged Victorians
Sep 08th - All Day
Sep 09th - All Day
Nothe Fort Military Weekend