Arts and Culture
Some of the highlights of Bournemouth’s impressive cultural offer by the sea
Bournemouth has a world class orchestra, an international centre for dance, a great art gallery and museum and regular cultural events and activities for all.
Arts Bournemouth exists to support and develop the arts in Bournemouth. Working in collaboration with many partners, locally, nationally and internationally, Arts Bournemouth delivers the annual Bournemouth Arts by the Sea Festival and a programme of events during the year, which encourage a greater awareness of and participation in outstanding and engaging arts across different media and art forms.
Find out more about how our heritage and cultural activities make Bournemouth an inspiring, creative and enjoyable place to be.