Kingston Lacy

Important notice -

Important- only the state room floor of the house will be open tomorrow (Sunday 26 June), however as the weather is looking dry and sunny there is plenty to explore in the beautiful the grounds and time to pop into the shop and cafe.

Elegant country mansion set in attractive formal gardens and extensive parkland

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Things to see and do

Visitors at Kingston Lacy in Dorset

What's on at Kingston Lacy 

There is always something going on at Kingston Lacy, from school holiday fun to outdoor theatres and much more.

TLCM's production of Much Ado About Nothing

Outdoor theatre  

Enjoy a perfect summer evening filled with tears and laughter at Kingston Lacy's season of theatre.

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Eating and shopping

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Group visits at Kingston Lacy in Dorset

Group visits  

Whether you’re looking for a whole day of things to see and do, or simply need somewhere to stop off for lunch or afternoon tea, Kingston Lacy has great ideas for every kind of group visit.

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Get involved

Visitors at Kingston Lacy

Volunteer today 

Looking for a new challenge? Help bring the house to life by volunteering at Kingston Lacy. Take a look to find out more about becoming a room guide and other volunteering opportunities.

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The learning team at Kingston Lacy, Dorset

Learning at Kingston Lacy

From Victorian days and Egyptians to planting in the Kitchen Garden, we create a memorable learning experience tailored to your study needs. For all learning enquiries please contact

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Places to stay

Kingston Lacy estae in Dorset

Enjoy a break in the rural beauty of Dorset  

We have a holiday cottage and campsite on the Kingston Lacy estate, so you can stay for longer and unwind in this beautiful spot.

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Our work

Behind the scenes