Poole's Centre For The Arts

Lighthouse is a source of inspiration and pride to the Bournemouth and Poole community and the wider region.

Lighthouse is the centre of artistic excellence for live events, film and visual art in Poole, providing a dynamic cultural facility for Poole, Dorset and the South West. They are an essential part in the delivery of the National and Regional Arts Strategy and have an important role as a receiving venue for national and international theatre, dance, music, contemporary circus and film.

Lighthouse support and enable the creation of work and artist development and provide a home for the region’s orchestra, BSO. 

  • Expect the very best theatre, dance, comedy, music, film, circus, visual arts and workshops.

Check out What's On section for the latest listings.


  • 21 Kingland Road
  • Poole
  • Dorset
  • BH15 1UG


  • Telephone: 0844 406 8666