Christchurch Bandstand is located at Christchurch Quay. The Quay commonly being called the Quomps Recreation Ground or “Quomps” as known by locals and is Grade II listed.
It is a late 19th Century cast iron octagonal structure raised on plastered plinth. Entrance by 5, semi-circular, steps. Cast iron balustrade and pillars. Decorative cast iron parapet with finials around edge of roof. Wooden ribbed ceiling. Roof surmounted by small dome with finial.
The bandstand is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.
The bandstand is owned and managed by the Town Council and can be booked for charitable and/or community events; performances such as recitals for song and dance and any queries can be directed to the Town Clerk.