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The Ark

Poole, Dorset

  • The Ark
  • The Ark
  • The Ark
  • The Ark

Poole Park, Poole, Dorset, BH15 2SF

Tel: 01202 717197

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Poole’s all-weather, multi-award-winning family activity centre is set within 100 acres of park and owned by a local family.

The Ark offers a dedicated toddlers’ soft-play area, adventure frame, interactive ball pool zone, indoor real ice rink, children’s parties, holiday camps, Roskilly’s ice cream and café with homemade food, complimentary newspapers and free Wi-Fi.

Open daily from 10am.

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