Venue Hire at the Keep, Dorchester

The museum is available to hire for both corporate and private events, with our grade 2 listed building offering unique events spaces perfect for small scale functions.

The Library

The Keep Military Museum’s library is available for private hire, and a perfect space for small meetings, parties and functions. The library has a fully equipped kitchen and private toilets.

The Library is the perfect venue for small scale events, and can seat 25-30 people depending on the nature of the event.

Private Openings and Tours

For parties looking to tour the museum after hours, we can organise late openings to allow your group to explore the museum at your own leisure.

Hiring the Keep

We also offer venue hire for commercial events in the evenings and overnight, and The Keep is available for hire for paranormal events.

For information about venue hire and availability, please contact Josh Hookins by email at, or call us on 07586161872.

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