Tout Quarry Nature Reserve and Sculpture Park

Must visit

Portland Stone- half of London is covered in it, examples like St Paul’s Cathedral and Buckingham Palace.

Tout Quarry is one of only two remaining quarries where Portland Stone was quarried using old methods. Discover over 60 ‘hidden’ sculptures and learn along the way about rocks, history and wildlife of this fascinating place. More information and a map can be found in the map below

Portland map click here


Walk to Tout Quarry from The Gift House

This walk to Tout Quarry takes about 20-25mins

1. Start From The Gift House, walk down toward Cove House Inn through the entrance of Victoria Garden.
2.Walk along Chesil Beach to Quiddles Cafe.
3.Then follow Coast Path sign to hike up the hill until you reach the top – the destination.

tout quarry

Try to look for these 2 amazing sculptures

Tout quarry by the coast
Tout quarry by the coast
Sculpture park
Sculpture park