Welcome to Hardy Country

Thomas HardyNamed after the famous novelist and poet Thomas Hardy and located within the rolling Dorset Hills, Hardy Country is the perfect destination for both fans of literature and those looking to discover some beautiful scenery. Whether you’re visiting for a few hours, a few days or longer, we very much look forward to welcoming you to Hardy Country.

This site is brought to you by several independent ‘not for profit’ organisations who are working together to promote the life and work of Thomas Hardy and the county of Dorset. To find out about the work of each organisation click here or click on the one of the logos at the top of this page.

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