Bridport To Do List: 7 best things to do in Bridport now, make the most of your stay at Outbuildings

Never underestimate Bridport! It may only be a small Dorset market town,

but there’s a lot going on. From its friendly market vibe and independent

shops, to its splendid arts scene and captivating heritage, it’s a thriving,

bustling town that’ll definitely keep you busy when you stay with us


Of course, Bridport is also a great base for enjoying beautiful coastal walks,

gorgeous beaches and fabulous places to eat. It’s also a handy spot for exploring top Jurassic coast

destinations like Lyme Regis and Dorchester – so you really are spoilt for

choice. Here is our round up of 7 best things to do in Bridport to put on your

Bridport ‘to do list’ today.


1. Bridport Market | Best for: Treasure Hunting

Bridport Market

What is it? Three streets of independent stalls selling fresh fruit and veg, clothes, pictures, flowers and plants, books, food – and much more besides. The market started operating in 1253, when King Henry III granted a chatter to Bridport and it has been attracting treasure hunters ever since.

Why go? Because you never know what you will find! Ed and Dom are often